Discovery certificate for object 2016yl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 667 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:59:46
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016yl
Discoverer internal name: PS16aaq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:33:20.088 (83.3336983859) DEC = -14:39:13.16 (-14.6536557856)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 07:50:22 (JD=2457403.8266435)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 07:50:22
Flux: 19.7018 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/2016yl