Discovery certificate for object 2016dqp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3309 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 10:56:32
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 2016dqp
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16add
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:07:07.000 (196.779167) DEC = -20:15:51.90 (-20.264417)
Discovery date: 2016-02-08 11:00:57 (JD=2457426.9589931)


Remarks: candidate SN in the outskirts of galaxy 2MASX J13070669-2015477. Classified by PESSTO in ATEL 8701

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-08 11:00:57
Flux: 18.97 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-06 23:21:07
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/2016dqp