Discovery certificate for object 2016aau
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 730 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:32:48
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 2016aau
Discoverer internal name: PS16acr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:14:04.034 (243.51680946) DEC = +31:08:08.16 (31.1356002731)
Discovery date: 2016-01-30 15:21:36.000 (JD=2457418.14)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-30 15:21:36.000
Flux: 19.0154 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: