Discovery certificate for object 2016sk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 510 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:53:44
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016sk
Discoverer internal name: PS16tv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:44:32.248 (146.134366433) DEC = +24:30:21.28 (24.5059098485)
Discovery date: 2016-01-18 09:49:00 (JD=2457405.9090278)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-18 09:49:00
Flux: 20.2912 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
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/2016sk