Discovery certificate for object 2016acn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 776 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 22:25:12
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016acn
Discoverer internal name: PS16aem
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:22:59.540 (170.748082058) DEC = +21:06:46.85 (21.1130144921)
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 11:07:47 (JD=2457421.9637384)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 11:07:47
Flux: 19.2838 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/2016acn