Discovery certificate for object 2016ec
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 138 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:04:50
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 2016ec
Discoverer internal name: PS16ee
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:18:34.241 (154.642672622) DEC = +16:55:35.68 (16.9265786364)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 11:04:13.000 (JD=2457390.9612616)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 11:04:13.000
Flux: 19.7421 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: