Discovery certificate for object 2016yn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 669 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:59:51
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016yn
Discoverer internal name: PS16aas
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:02:26.851 (120.611877254) DEC = +43:48:26.70 (43.8074179409)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 09:56:48 (JD=2457403.9144444)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 09:56:48
Flux: 19.7628 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
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/2016yn