Discovery certificate for object 2016ms
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 362 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:47:35
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 2016ms
Discoverer internal name: PS16nu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:15:27.684 (198.865349273) DEC = +08:44:48.05 (8.74668193132)
Discovery date: 2016-01-12 13:53:38.000 (JD=2457400.078912)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-12 13:53:38.000
Flux: 21.1046 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: