Discovery certificate for object 2016nq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 386 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:48:47
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 2016nq
Discoverer internal name: PS16ou
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:36:41.144 (144.171432236) DEC = -02:10:33.98 (-2.17610678027)
Discovery date: 2016-01-12 11:38:23.000 (JD=2457399.9849884)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-12 11:38:23.000
Flux: 20.4669 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: