Discovery certificate for object 2016qn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 461 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:51:48
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016qn
Discoverer internal name: PS16rx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:59:15.999 (89.8166619555) DEC = -14:58:17.95 (-14.9716524018)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 07:55:59 (JD=2457403.830544)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 07:55:59
Flux: 20.4647 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016qn