Discovery certificate for object 2016bq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 74 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:01:55
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 2016bq
Discoverer internal name: PS16bc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:29:19.565 (127.331520423) DEC = +42:07:08.25 (42.1189583327)
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 10:41:55.000 (JD=2457388.9457755)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 10:41:55.000
Flux: 19.7379 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: