Discovery certificate for object 2016ka
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 292 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:44:54
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 2016ka
Discoverer internal name: PS16ki
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:48:44.120 (177.183831389) DEC = -05:35:18.37 (-5.58843565115)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 13:49:34.000 (JD=2457396.076088)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 13:49:34.000
Flux: 21.3277 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: