Discovery certificate for object 2016dqq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3310 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 10:56:32
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 2016dqq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16adc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:50:10.400 (12.543333) DEC = +33:53:46.10 (33.896139)
Discovery date: 2016-02-10 03:56:09 (JD=2457428.6639931)


Remarks: candidate SN, GSTEC predicts SN IIP, z=0.075 at +12 days

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-10 03:56:09
Flux: 18.24 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-11-28 23:24:00
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/2016dqq