Discovery certificate for object 2016acb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 764 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:56
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016acb
Discoverer internal name: PS16aea
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:36:42.951 (129.178961699) DEC = +19:16:26.31 (19.2739758656)
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 11:48:10 (JD=2457416.9917824)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 11:48:10
Flux: 18.1708 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/2016acb