Discovery certificate for object 2016dqm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3304 [ 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 2016dqm
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16ach
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:24:33.200 (216.138333) DEC = -33:38:41.00 (-33.644722)
Discovery date: 2016-02-05 05:13:55.000 (JD=2457423.7179977)


Remarks: Candidate SN on top of faint DSS smudge

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-05 05:13:55.000
Flux: 18.53 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-11 19:03:21
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/2016dqm