Discovery certificate for object 2016dk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 120 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:03:56
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016dk
Discoverer internal name: PS16di
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:30:17.151 (22.5714643514) DEC = -06:11:14.06 (-6.18723889598)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 05:25:13 (JD=2457390.7258449)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 05:25:13
Flux: 20.7953 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
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/2016dk