Discovery certificate for object 2016aah
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 716 [ 2016TNSTR..81....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-05 11:20:05
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 2016aah
Discoverer internal name: PS16acf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:22:39.464 (230.664433462) DEC = +31:09:02.41 (31.1506685436)
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 15:11:31.000 (JD=2457419.1329977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 15:11:31.000
Flux: 20.3101 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: