Discovery certificate for object 2016qw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 470 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:52:09
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 2016qw
Discoverer internal name: PS16sg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:55:10.639 (193.794329471) DEC = -12:14:21.45 (-12.2392903479)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 14:42:52.000 (JD=2457404.1131019)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 14:42:52.000
Flux: 20.6763 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: