Discovery certificate for object 2016mp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 359 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:47:28
Sender: Dr. David Young
Reporting Group: Pan-STARRS1     Discovery Data Source: Pan-STARRS1

David Young report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016mp
Discoverer internal name: PS16nr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:07:57.462 (166.989424801) DEC = -15:08:23.69 (-15.1399144337)
Discovery date: 2016-01-11 15:56:41.000 (JD=2457399.1643634)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-11 15:56:41.000
Flux: 19.6871 ABMag
Filter: z-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: