Discovery certificate for object 2016ic
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 242 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:42:55
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 2016ic
Discoverer internal name: PS16if
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:00:54.395 (150.226643826) DEC = +10:07:53.22 (10.1314509286)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 11:19:05.000 (JD=2457395.9715856)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 11:19:05.000
Flux: 20.259 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: