Discovery certificate for object 2016gk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 198 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:41:05
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 2016gk
Discoverer internal name: PS16gi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:41:34.501 (145.39375306) DEC = +02:59:20.07 (2.98890764945)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 12:02:25.000 (JD=2457392.0016782)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 12:02:25.000
Flux: 21.4578 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: