Discovery certificate for object 2016ky
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 316 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:45:49
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 2016ky
Discoverer internal name: PS16lz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:15:57.044 (123.987683717) DEC = +22:36:02.74 (22.6007606594)
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 09:18:37.000 (JD=2457394.8879282)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 09:18:37.000
Flux: 20.822 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: