Discovery certificate for object 2016acs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 781 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 22:25:28
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: SN 2016acs
Discoverer internal name: PS16aer
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:54:58.197 (163.74248637) DEC = +14:16:17.79 (14.2716075075)
Discovery date: 2016-02-04 10:19:18.000 (JD=2457422.9300694)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-04 10:19:18.000
Flux: 19.455 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: