Discovery certificate for object 2016ku
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 312 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:45:40
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 2016ku
Discoverer internal name: PS16lv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:01:11.237 (150.296821067) DEC = +01:27:30.80 (1.45855552807)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 14:11:20.000 (JD=2457392.0912037)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 14:11:20.000
Flux: 21.3485 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: