Discovery certificate for object 2016yc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 658 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:59:28
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 2016yc
Discoverer internal name: PS16zx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:36:39.208 (99.1633678273) DEC = +49:06:21.71 (49.1060312236)
Discovery date: 2016-01-18 08:27:12.000 (JD=2457405.8522222)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-18 08:27:12.000
Flux: 20.0912 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: