Discovery certificate for object 2016acw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 785 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 22:25:40
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 2016acw
Discoverer internal name: PS16aew
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:48:32.323 (207.134679643) DEC = -02:03:33.56 (-2.05932246775)
Discovery date: 2016-02-04 15:00:44.000 (JD=2457423.1255093)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-04 15:00:44.000
Flux: 19.0473 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: