Discovery certificate for object 2016hq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 230 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:42:19
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 2016hq
Discoverer internal name: PS16hr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:05:17.872 (181.324467256) DEC = +00:31:53.79 (0.53160860253)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 15:03:21.000 (JD=2457396.1273264)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 15:03:21.000
Flux: 21.9395 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: