Discovery certificate for object 2016rk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 484 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:52:43
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016rk
Discoverer internal name: PS16su
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:10:59.095 (137.746229453) DEC = +04:35:49.78 (4.59716059118)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 12:13:05 (JD=2457404.0090856)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 12:13:05
Flux: 21.1922 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/2016rk