Discovery certificate for object 2016cq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 100 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:03:03
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 2016cq
Discoverer internal name: PS16cn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:37:39.227 (129.413446872) DEC = +18:26:55.69 (18.4488014852)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 09:58:33.000 (JD=2457390.9156597)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 09:58:33.000
Flux: 20.9647 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: