Discovery certificate for object 2016aaw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 732 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:32:52
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 2016aaw
Discoverer internal name: PS16acu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:05:11.560 (241.298167067) DEC = +27:31:15.89 (27.5210809932)
Discovery date: 2016-01-30 15:37:22.000 (JD=2457418.1509491)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-30 15:37:22.000
Flux: 20.4812 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: