Discovery certificate for object 2016ym
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 668 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:59:49
Sender: Dr. David Young
Reporting Group: Pan-STARRS1     Discovery Data Source: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016ym
Discoverer internal name: PS16aar
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:12:28.559 (108.1189952) DEC = +42:16:06.87 (42.2685762852)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 09:08:21.000 (JD=2457403.8807986)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 09:08:21.000
Flux: 20.2563 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: