Discovery certificate for object 2016dqw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3317 [ 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 2016dqw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16ads
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:46:22.500 (116.59375) DEC = -77:47:16.70 (-77.787972)
Discovery date: 2016-02-13 12:08:38 (JD=2457432.0059954)


Remarks: candidate cv, also discovered as ASASSN-16bi and designated 000-BLW-019 in VSX

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-13 12:08:38
Flux: 15.64 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-12-14 09:00:00
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/2016dqw