Discovery certificate for object 2016aan
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 723 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:32:34
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 2016aan
Discoverer internal name: PS16acj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:05:19.352 (196.330635037) DEC = +68:48:14.26 (68.8039610294)
Discovery date: 2016-01-28 13:55:49.000 (JD=2457416.0804282)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-28 13:55:49.000
Flux: 17.7251 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: