Discovery certificate for object 2016to
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 540 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:54:53
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 2016to
Discoverer internal name: PS16vj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:36:56.873 (204.236969755) DEC = +00:38:01.25 (0.633680937666)
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 15:02:17.000 (JD=2457405.1265856)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 15:02:17.000
Flux: 21.5162 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: