Discovery certificate for object 2016ey
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 160 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:39:42
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016ey
Discoverer internal name: PS16et
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:27:11.480 (171.797834199) DEC = +20:32:15.35 (20.5375965642)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 12:19:14 (JD=2457391.0133565)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 12:19:14
Flux: 18.5533 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
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/2016ey