Discovery certificate for object 2016gc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 190 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:40:47
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 2016gc
Discoverer internal name: PS16ga
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:18:38.893 (124.66205259) DEC = +15:18:42.46 (15.3117947416)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 13:01:42.000 (JD=2457392.0428472)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 13:01:42.000
Flux: 20.8427 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: