Discovery certificate for object 2016kp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 307 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:45:28
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016kp
Discoverer internal name: PS16lq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:32:27.436 (38.1143158741) DEC = +02:16:41.52 (2.27820108192)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 05:53:38 (JD=2457391.7455787)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 05:53:38
Flux: 20.4485 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/2016kp