Discovery certificate for object 2016yu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 677 [ 2016TNSTR..65....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-29 16:53:28
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016yu
Discoverer internal name: PS16aax
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:41:31.200 (85.3799999391) DEC = +20:12:03.02 (20.2008384619)
Discovery date: 2016-01-26 09:04:01 (JD=2457413.8777894)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-26 09:04:01
Flux: 19.7314 ABMag
Filter: i-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/2016yu