Discovery certificate for object 2016dbn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2900 [ 2016TNSTR.480....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-21 10:13:36
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Source Group: GaiaAlerts

A. Delgado, D. Harrison, S. Hodgkin, M. van Leeuwen, G. Rixon, A. Yoldas (University of Cambridge), on behalf of Gaia Alerts team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016dbn
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16aaa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:34:13.200 (263.555) DEC = +19:34:19.40 (19.572056)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 10:12:00 (JD=2457403.925)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 10:12:00
Flux: 17.67 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-03 16:00:28
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016dbn