Discovery certificate for object 2016dpc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3257 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 10:37:58
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 2016dpc
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16abd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:07:49.800 (16.9575) DEC = -65:09:17.60 (-65.154889)
Discovery date: 2016-01-26 08:15:21 (JD=2457413.8439931)


Remarks: candidate SN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-26 08:15:21
Flux: 18.94 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-12-19 07:43:40
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/2016dpc