Discovery certificate for object 2016abk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 746 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:21
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

David Young report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016abk
Discoverer internal name: PS16adi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:50:29.150 (207.621458315) DEC = +28:45:31.83 (28.7588404938)
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 12:49:52 (JD=2457419.0346296)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 12:49:52
Flux: 20.2497 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016abk