Discovery certificate for object 2016kf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 297 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:45:05
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 2016kf
Discoverer internal name: PS16kp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:00:12.128 (195.05053158) DEC = +13:22:26.69 (13.3740802492)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 12:44:32.000 (JD=2457396.0309259)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 12:44:32.000
Flux: 19.8861 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: