Discovery certificate for object 2016rc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 476 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:52:23
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 2016rc
Discoverer internal name: PS16sm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:16:10.189 (154.042455317) DEC = -10:19:15.03 (-10.3208420086)
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 13:36:21.000 (JD=2457402.0669097)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 13:36:21.000
Flux: 20.4994 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: