Discovery certificate for object 2016bc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:01:22
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

David Young report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016bc
Discoverer internal name: PS16r
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:33:01.424 (143.255935023) DEC = +28:21:31.72 (28.3588105643)
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 14:47:58 (JD=2457389.1166435)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 14:47:58
Flux: 19.6554 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016bc