Discovery certificate for object 2016op
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 411 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:49:46
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 2016op
Discoverer internal name: PS16px
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:09:28.137 (32.3672355883) DEC = +04:19:42.28 (4.32841015691)
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 05:16:48.000 (JD=2457401.72)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 05:16:48.000
Flux: 21.0628 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: