Discovery certificate for object 2016ye
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 660 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:59:32
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016ye
Discoverer internal name: PS16zz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:34:50.426 (188.710109146) DEC = -08:14:58.58 (-8.24960581571)
Discovery date: 2016-01-18 14:38:20 (JD=2457406.1099537)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-18 14:38:20
Flux: 21.4817 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
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/2016ye