Discovery certificate for object 2016yg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 662 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:59:36
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016yg
Discoverer internal name: PS16aal
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:12:22.875 (153.095314378) DEC = +17:22:36.46 (17.3767931023)
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 10:59:04 (JD=2457401.9576852)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 10:59:04
Flux: 20.1368 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

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