Discovery certificate for object 2016aal
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 721 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:32:30
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016aal
Discoverer internal name: PS16acg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:00:18.453 (180.076885951) DEC = +46:11:39.92 (46.1944224116)
Discovery date: 2016-01-27 13:47:42 (JD=2457415.0747917)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-27 13:47:42
Flux: 19.2017 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/2016aal