Discovery certificate for object 2016acd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 766 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 22:24:40
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016acd
Discoverer internal name: PS16aec
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:11:03.221 (197.763422465) DEC = +36:55:04.27 (36.9178534357)
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 14:00:00 (JD=2457417.0833333)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 14:00:00
Flux: 19.3971 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/2016acd