Discovery certificate for object 2016ws
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 622 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:58:16
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016ws
Discoverer internal name: PS16yt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:25:28.614 (81.3692234025) DEC = -14:17:29.59 (-14.2915529443)
Discovery date: 2016-01-24 09:04:39 (JD=2457411.8782292)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-24 09:04:39
Flux: 19.0447 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

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