Discovery certificate for object 2016hc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 216 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:41:47
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016hc
Discoverer internal name: PS16hd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:26:58.822 (141.745091401) DEC = +20:09:32.67 (20.1590737769)
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 14:13:15 (JD=2457395.0925347)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 14:13:15
Flux: 21.2745 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: