Discovery certificate for object 2016aq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 48 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:00:44
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

David Young report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016aq
Discoverer internal name: PS16af
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:30:17.912 (142.574632129) DEC = +26:38:29.80 (26.6416109428)
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 14:48:55 (JD=2457389.1173032)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 14:48:55
Flux: 20.6154 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016aq