Discovery certificate for object 2016sq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 516 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:53:58
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016sq
Discoverer internal name: PS16ug
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:03:30.290 (195.876206331) DEC = +19:46:28.60 (19.7746115601)
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 12:46:19 (JD=2457408.0321644)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 12:46:19
Flux: 17.9174 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
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/2016sq