Discovery certificate for object 2016ya
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 656 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:59:24
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016ya
Discoverer internal name: PS16zv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:22:39.334 (65.6638918087) DEC = -28:21:41.67 (-28.3615756972)
Discovery date: 2016-01-18 06:25:08 (JD=2457405.7674537)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-18 06:25:08
Flux: 19.6009 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2016ya