Discovery certificate for object 2016qt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 467 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:52:02
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 2016qt
Discoverer internal name: PS16sd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:39:54.093 (189.975385796) DEC = +02:51:39.26 (2.86090670766)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 13:44:35.000 (JD=2457404.0726273)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 13:44:35.000
Flux: 21.1364 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: