Discovery certificate for object 2016acf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 768 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 22:24:46
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016acf
Discoverer internal name: PS16aee
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:33:44.813 (113.43671922) DEC = +15:43:27.94 (15.7244278064)
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 07:35:47 (JD=2457418.8165162)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 07:35:47
Flux: 19.2209 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
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/2016acf