Discovery certificate for object 2016dpv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3284 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 10:43:45
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 2016dpv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16acc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:56:25.200 (224.105) DEC = -32:43:37.70 (-32.727139)
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 17:12:28 (JD=2457422.2169907)


Remarks: Candidate SN, GSTEC predicts SNIa, z=0.085 at peak.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 17:12:28
Flux: 18.62 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-08-26 05:49:55
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/2016dpv