Discovery certificate for object 2016yw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 679 [ 2016TNSTR..65....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-29 16:53:32
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 2016yw
Discoverer internal name: PS16aaz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:43:30.204 (220.875850954) DEC = +08:12:20.64 (8.20573366382)
Discovery date: 2016-01-26 14:06:56.000 (JD=2457414.0881481)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-26 14:06:56.000
Flux: 18.0051 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: