Discovery certificate for object 2016xu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 650 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:59:12
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 2016xu
Discoverer internal name: PS16zo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:37:43.042 (84.4293404159) DEC = +11:53:52.33 (11.8978699377)
Discovery date: 2016-01-13 09:11:49.000 (JD=2457400.883206)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-13 09:11:49.000
Flux: 20.5015 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: