Discovery certificate for object 2016kx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 315 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:45:47
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 2016kx
Discoverer internal name: PS16ly
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:28:31.292 (67.1303841044) DEC = +20:21:07.32 (20.3520332574)
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 05:36:33.000 (JD=2457394.7337153)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 05:36:33.000
Flux: 20.8623 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: