Discovery certificate for object 2016qp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 463 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:51:53
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016qp
Discoverer internal name: PS16rz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:01:32.183 (180.38409753) DEC = +04:47:58.71 (4.79964057093)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 13:18:04 (JD=2457404.054213)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 13:18:04
Flux: 20.945 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/2016qp