Discovery certificate for object 2016yi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 664 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:59:40
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016yi
Discoverer internal name: PS16aan
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:06:31.232 (136.630135404) DEC = +10:21:00.27 (10.3500745203)
Discovery date: 2016-01-15 13:17:31 (JD=2457403.053831)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-15 13:17:31
Flux: 19.8917 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/2016yi