Discovery certificate for object 2016kt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 311 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:45:37
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 2016kt
Discoverer internal name: PS16lu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:56:27.464 (134.114433546) DEC = +13:14:24.59 (13.2401638719)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 13:12:31.000 (JD=2457392.0503588)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 13:12:31.000
Flux: 20.9475 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: