Discovery certificate for object 2016tp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 541 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:54:55
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 2016tp
Discoverer internal name: PS16vk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:39:21.822 (204.840924349) DEC = +03:31:11.82 (3.51995051404)
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 15:18:54.000 (JD=2457405.138125)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 15:18:54.000
Flux: 22.1406 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: