Discovery certificate for object 2016aca
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 763 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:54
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016aca
Discoverer internal name: PS16adz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:34:41.817 (203.674238944) DEC = -20:12:08.77 (-20.2024348347)
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 14:53:38 (JD=2457422.1205787)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 14:53:38
Flux: 19.9418 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016aca