Discovery certificate for object 2016yk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 666 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:59:44
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 2016yk
Discoverer internal name: PS16aap
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:18:53.006 (64.7208564273) DEC = -16:12:07.89 (-16.2021904005)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 07:04:14.000 (JD=2457403.7946065)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 07:04:14.000
Flux: 20.7993 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: