Discovery certificate for object 2016dqe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3296 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 10:43:45
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2016dqe
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16acp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:43:47.200 (25.946667) DEC = +14:27:31.60 (14.458778)
Discovery date: 2016-02-05 13:49:26 (JD=2457424.0759954)


Remarks: Candidate SN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-05 13:49:26
Flux: 18.75 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-06 16:09:07
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/2016dqe