Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects (Last update: 26-Sep-2023)
Result of query: info cati PSST$
Details on Acronym: PS PS (Pan-STARRS)
Note:Pan-STARRS Survey for Transients. ***** Avoid the usage of PS, prefer PSSTOriginof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s) Details on Acronym: PSST PSST (Pan-STARRS Survey for Transients)= (PS)
Object:Transient (SIMBAD class: Transient = Transient Event)
Note:Pan-STARRS Survey for Transients, using data from the Pan-STARRS near-earth objects (NEO) observation program since mid-2014. More information, including the object list, is available at https://star.pst.qub.ac.uk/ps1threepi/psdb/ See also PS1-YYaaa, for the period between 2010-2014, using data from the 3Pi survey operated by the Pan-STARRS1 Science Consortium.
Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database