Discovery certificate for object 2016zk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 693 [ 2016TNSTR..81....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-05 11:19:15
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016zk
Discoverer internal name: PS16abg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:23:11.184 (140.796601352) DEC = +49:12:07.76 (49.2021545315)
Discovery date: 2016-01-28 11:17:26 (JD=2457415.9704398)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-28 11:17:26
Flux: 20.5478 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/2016zk