Discovery certificate for object 2016jc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 268 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:43:59
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 2016jc
Discoverer internal name: PS16jj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:00:52.394 (180.218308841) DEC = +07:44:24.40 (7.74010972731)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 12:34:59.000 (JD=2457396.024294)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 12:34:59.000
Flux: 21.4364 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: