Discovery certificate for object 2016qb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 449 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:51:18
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016qb
Discoverer internal name: PS16rk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:01:23.636 (150.348484165) DEC = +03:33:20.15 (3.55559740406)
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 14:30:37 (JD=2457402.1045949)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 14:30:37
Flux: 21.8232 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
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/2016qb