Discovery certificate for object 2016yx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 680 [ 2016TNSTR..65....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-29 16:53:34
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016yx
Discoverer internal name: PS16aba
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:07:47.021 (121.945920491) DEC = +55:08:37.08 (55.1436340327)
Discovery date: 2016-01-27 10:15:01 (JD=2457414.9270949)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-27 10:15:01
Flux: 20.3393 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/2016yx