Discovery certificate for object 2016dqa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3292 [ 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 2016dqa
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16act
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:59:01.100 (29.754583) DEC = +41:51:34.50 (41.859583)
Discovery date: 2016-02-07 02:19:40 (JD=2457425.5969907)


Remarks: Candidate SN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-07 02:19:40
Flux: 18.63 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-12 16:23:31
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/2016dqa