Discovery certificate for object 2016zy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 707 [ 2016TNSTR..81....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-05 11:19:44
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016zy
Discoverer internal name: PS16abv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:43:39.609 (220.915037325) DEC = +34:44:39.41 (34.7442809557)
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 15:14:12 (JD=2457417.1348611)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 15:14:12
Flux: 20.3324 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/2016zy