Discovery certificate for object 2016aai
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 717 [ 2016TNSTR..81....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-05 11:20:07
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 2016aai
Discoverer internal name: PS16rd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:50:28.032 (192.616798369) DEC = -10:50:29.02 (-10.8413948892)
Discovery date: 2016-02-04 13:08:00.000 (JD=2457423.0472222)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-04 13:08:00.000
Flux: 16.8202 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: