Discovery certificate for object 2016jk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 276 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:44:17
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 2016jk
Discoverer internal name: PS16jr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:29:14.761 (112.311506218) DEC = +40:43:23.70 (40.723251291)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 09:25:30.000 (JD=2457391.8927083)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 09:25:30.000
Flux: 21.0394 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: