Discovery certificate for object 2016mc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 346 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:46:58
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 2016mc
Discoverer internal name: PS16ne
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:08:59.342 (182.247259827) DEC = -03:28:14.31 (-3.47064083274)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 14:53:04.000 (JD=2457396.1201852)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 14:53:04.000
Flux: 20.8303 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: