Discovery certificate for object 2016mk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 354 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:47:17
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 2016mk
Discoverer internal name: PS16nm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:34:58.525 (128.743856135) DEC = +06:19:32.11 (6.32558553975)
Discovery date: 2016-01-09 10:18:47.000 (JD=2457396.9297106)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-09 10:18:47.000
Flux: 20.4102 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: