Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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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 PSST Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)
Details on Acronym:   PSST
   PSST (Pan-STARRS Survey for Transients)= (PS) Write:<<PSST YYaaa>> 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