Discovery certificate for object 2016vl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 589 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:57:10
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 2016vl
Discoverer internal name: PS16xj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:03:39.398 (150.914158792) DEC = -26:10:16.47 (-26.1712421415)
Discovery date: 2016-01-19 13:10:09.000 (JD=2457407.0487153)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-19 13:10:09.000
Flux: 19.9356 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: