Discovery certificate for object 2016aav
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 731 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:32:51
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 2016aav
Discoverer internal name: PS16act
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:34:04.067 (143.516946192) DEC = -03:59:48.18 (-3.99671644385)
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 10:20:37.000 (JD=2457418.9309838)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 10:20:37.000
Flux: 19.4617 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: