Discovery certificate for object 2016qf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 453 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:51:28
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 2016qf
Discoverer internal name: PS16ro
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:41:24.016 (160.350066718) DEC = -09:28:20.63 (-9.47239614189)
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 13:44:43.000 (JD=2457402.0727199)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 13:44:43.000
Flux: 20.7593 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: