Discovery certificate for object 2016tk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 536 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:54:44
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016tk
Discoverer internal name: PS16vf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:27:02.993 (156.762469723) DEC = +03:52:25.41 (3.87372403109)
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 15:00:07 (JD=2457402.125081)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 15:00:07
Flux: 22.2054 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/2016tk