Discovery certificate for object 2016wy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 628 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

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

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016wy
Discoverer internal name: PS16yz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:29:58.390 (82.4932921287) DEC = +05:24:30.44 (5.40845523762)
Discovery date: 2016-01-25 08:24:35 (JD=2457412.8504051)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-25 08:24:35
Flux: 20.0024 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/2016wy