Discovery certificate for object 2016abq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 752 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:33
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 2016abq
Discoverer internal name: PS16ado
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:22:56.649 (50.7360393652) DEC = +26:03:30.72 (26.0585321056)
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 06:23:04.000 (JD=2457421.7660185)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 06:23:04.000
Flux: 17.6655 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: