Discovery certificate for object 2016qa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 448 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:51:15
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 2016qa
Discoverer internal name: PS16rj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:43:10.748 (70.7947850662) DEC = +04:33:42.90 (4.56191548956)
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 08:45:31.000 (JD=2457401.8649421)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 08:45:31.000
Flux: 21.5784 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: