Discovery certificate for object 2016kd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 295 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:45:01
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 2016kd
Discoverer internal name: PS16km
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:37:45.799 (189.440827271) DEC = +07:48:38.76 (7.81076601495)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 12:48:16.000 (JD=2457396.0335185)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 12:48:16.000
Flux: 21.3392 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: