Discovery certificate for object 2016uk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 562 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:56:02
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 2016uk
Discoverer internal name: PS16wf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:01:04.142 (180.26725851) DEC = -10:22:28.16 (-10.3744875111)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 14:30:46.000 (JD=2457404.1046991)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 14:30:46.000
Flux: 20.4366 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: