Discovery certificate for object 2016dy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 134 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:04:39
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

David Young report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016dy
Discoverer internal name: PS16dz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:50:45.939 (132.691414081) DEC = +20:33:32.28 (20.5589658763)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 10:01:22 (JD=2457390.9176157)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 10:01:22
Flux: 21.6606 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016dy