Discovery certificate for object 2016dpg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3263 [ 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 2016dpg
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16abu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:26:23.000 (21.595833) DEC = -38:35:42.60 (-38.595167)
Discovery date: 2016-01-30 18:53:16 (JD=2457418.2869907)


Remarks: Offset from host, probable SN. GSTEC SN Ibc

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-30 18:53:16
Flux: 18.08 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-12-25 09:41:45
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/2016dpg