Discovery certificate for object 2016yq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 672 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:59:57
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 2016yq
Discoverer internal name: PS16aav
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:55:59.661 (133.998588364) DEC = +32:38:49.27 (32.6470181179)
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 08:45:47.000 (JD=2457404.8651273)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 08:45:47.000
Flux: 19.7854 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: