Discovery certificate for object 2016dqf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3297 [ 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 2016dqf
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16acm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:30:30.300 (217.62625) DEC = -35:44:11.10 (-35.736417)
Discovery date: 2016-02-05 05:15:21 (JD=2457423.7189931)


Remarks: Candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-05 05:15:21
Flux: 17.9 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-12 11:16:48
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/2016dqf