Discovery certificate for object 2016sy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 524 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:54:16
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 2016sy
Discoverer internal name: PS16up
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:35:13.544 (23.8064312646) DEC = +26:16:20.36 (26.2723222252)
Discovery date: 2016-01-23 05:34:33.000 (JD=2457410.7323264)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-23 05:34:33.000
Flux: 19.2479 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: