Discovery certificate for object 2016nk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 380 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:48:27
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016nk
Discoverer internal name: PS16on
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:49:31.016 (162.379235205) DEC = -05:18:45.48 (-5.31263404166)
Discovery date: 2016-01-11 13:44:04 (JD=2457399.0722685)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-11 13:44:04
Flux: 21.4383 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016nk