Discovery certificate for object 2016ack
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 773 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 22:25:03
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016ack
Discoverer internal name: PS16aej
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:49:28.777 (237.369903935) DEC = +38:49:25.79 (38.8238312215)
Discovery date: 2016-02-01 15:22:22 (JD=2457420.1405324)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-01 15:22:22
Flux: 20.0447 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/2016ack