Discovery certificate for object 2016fc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 164 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:39:50
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 2016fc
Discoverer internal name: PS16ex
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:46:06.275 (116.526145082) DEC = +18:25:20.21 (18.4222808056)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 08:31:12.000 (JD=2457391.855)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 08:31:12.000
Flux: 19.937 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: