Discovery certificate for object 2016wq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 620 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:58:12
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: SN 2016wq
Discoverer internal name: PS16yr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:14:45.142 (78.6880900531) DEC = -14:26:49.24 (-14.4470103788)
Discovery date: 2016-01-24 09:00:56.000 (JD=2457411.8756481)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-24 09:00:56.000
Flux: 19.5238 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: