Discovery certificate for object 2016dc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 112 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:03:34
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 2016dc
Discoverer internal name: PS16da
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:20:41.810 (170.174209786) DEC = +16:06:55.01 (16.1152796076)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 12:20:10.000 (JD=2457391.0140046)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 12:20:10.000
Flux: 20.2737 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: