Discovery certificate for object 2016oy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 420 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:50:07
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 2016oy
Discoverer internal name: PS16qg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:01:15.677 (60.3153204276) DEC = +33:16:58.29 (33.2828589933)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 05:15:09.000 (JD=2457403.7188542)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 05:15:09.000
Flux: 19.7524 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: