Discovery certificate for object 2016kj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 301 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:45:15
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 2016kj
Discoverer internal name: PS16lk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:06:27.629 (31.6151211758) DEC = +03:43:11.39 (3.71983048096)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 05:48:01.000 (JD=2457391.7416782)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 05:48:01.000
Flux: 21.5079 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: