Discovery certificate for object 2016qz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 473 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:52:16
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016qz
Discoverer internal name: PS16sj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:51:41.871 (177.924462941) DEC = +08:36:48.45 (8.61345752375)
Discovery date: 2016-01-13 11:47:00 (JD=2457400.9909722)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-13 11:47:00
Flux: 20.7534 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/2016qz