Discovery certificate for object 2016ny
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 394 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:49:07
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 2016ny
Discoverer internal name: PS16pc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:08:20.415 (167.085064348) DEC = +06:54:43.08 (6.91196539138)
Discovery date: 2016-01-13 12:50:52.000 (JD=2457401.0353241)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-13 12:50:52.000
Flux: 20.1619 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: