Discovery certificate for object 2016jq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 282 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:44:31
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 2016jq
Discoverer internal name: PS16jy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:59:24.218 (149.850907814) DEC = +20:53:36.84 (20.8935672814)
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 14:22:55.000 (JD=2457395.0992477)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 14:22:55.000
Flux: 21.1546 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: