Discovery certificate for object 2016dpj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3266 [ 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 2016dpj
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16abt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:54:44.900 (13.687083) DEC = -46:39:26.30 (-46.657306)
Discovery date: 2016-01-30 14:29:45 (JD=2457418.1039931)


Remarks: Offset from host, probable SN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-30 14:29:45
Flux: 18.85 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-12-23 03:41:45
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/2016dpj