Discovery certificate for object 2016un
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 565 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:56:12
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 2016un
Discoverer internal name: PS16wj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:08:47.115 (77.1963145741) DEC = -20:43:01.33 (-20.7170353209)
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 07:36:15.000 (JD=2457404.8168403)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 07:36:15.000
Flux: 18.1387 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: