Discovery certificate for object 2016pp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 437 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:50:49
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 2016pp
Discoverer internal name: PS16qx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:21:58.447 (185.493529413) DEC = -09:30:23.52 (-9.50653302009)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 14:33:33.000 (JD=2457404.1066319)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 14:33:33.000
Flux: 20.5236 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: