Discovery certificate for object 2016hk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 224 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:42:05
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 2016hk
Discoverer internal name: PS16hl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:51:11.672 (147.798633959) DEC = +18:39:33.54 (18.6593156289)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 10:02:16.000 (JD=2457395.9182407)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 10:02:16.000
Flux: 21.17 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: