Discovery certificate for object 2016yt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 676 [ 2016TNSTR..65....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-29 16:53:26
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016yt
Discoverer internal name: PS16aaw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:11:00.502 (77.7520930101) DEC = +19:16:15.30 (19.2709161216)
Discovery date: 2016-01-26 08:49:34 (JD=2457413.8677546)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-26 08:49:34
Flux: 20.1551 ABMag
Filter: i-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/2016yt