Discovery certificate for object 2016acj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 772 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 22:24:59
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 2016acj
Discoverer internal name: PS16aei
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:42:52.842 (175.720176001) DEC = +27:38:02.58 (27.6340491969)
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 11:29:21.000 (JD=2457418.9787153)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 11:29:21.000
Flux: 19.1406 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: