Discovery certificate for object 2016qq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 464 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:51:55
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016qq
Discoverer internal name: PS16sa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:07:39.283 (181.913677128) DEC = +02:02:14.02 (2.03722893436)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 13:21:12 (JD=2457404.0563889)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 13:21:12
Flux: 21.146 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/2016qq