Discovery certificate for object 2016acg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 769 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 22:24:50
Sender: Dr. David Young
Reporting Group: Pan-STARRS1     Discovery Data Source: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016acg
Discoverer internal name: PS16aef
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:11:56.126 (197.983858052) DEC = +71:59:10.04 (71.9861226624)
Discovery date: 2016-01-30 14:17:13.000 (JD=2457418.0952894)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-30 14:17:13.000
Flux: 19.8049 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: