Discovery certificate for object 2016kn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 305 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:45:24
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 2016kn
Discoverer internal name: PS16lo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:23:33.709 (35.8904556704) DEC = +09:40:37.68 (9.67713207961)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 07:10:25.000 (JD=2457391.7989005)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 07:10:25.000
Flux: 21.1268 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: