Discovery certificate for object 2016kg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 298 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:45:07
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 2016kg
Discoverer internal name: PS16kq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:49:41.853 (192.424385901) DEC = +14:15:28.12 (14.2578115934)
Discovery date: 2016-01-09 13:03:02.000 (JD=2457397.0437731)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-09 13:03:02.000
Flux: 21.0978 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: