Discovery certificate for object 2016aac
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 711 [ 2016TNSTR..81....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-05 11:19:53
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 2016aac
Discoverer internal name: PS16aca
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:26:16.940 (171.570583093) DEC = +56:48:20.20 (56.8056101066)
Discovery date: 2016-01-30 12:25:44.000 (JD=2457418.0178704)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-30 12:25:44.000
Flux: 20.5836 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: