Discovery certificate for object 2016tq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 542 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:54:57
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 2016tq
Discoverer internal name: PS16vl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:06:10.765 (31.5448562424) DEC = -28:17:14.35 (-28.2873203658)
Discovery date: 2016-01-18 05:17:36.000 (JD=2457405.7205556)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-18 05:17:36.000
Flux: 19.9128 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: