Discovery certificate for object 2016qs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 466 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:52:00
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 2016qs
Discoverer internal name: PS16sc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:19:28.227 (184.867611797) DEC = +05:14:48.50 (5.24680693354)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 13:24:06.000 (JD=2457404.0584028)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 13:24:06.000
Flux: 21.0595 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: