Discovery certificate for object 2016dqz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3323 [ 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 2016dqz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16adm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:55:11.700 (58.79875) DEC = -85:36:14.60 (-85.604056)
Discovery date: 2016-02-11 12:11:31 (JD=2457430.0079977)


Remarks: Transient close to bright galaxy core of 2MASX J03551105-8536144

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-11 12:11:31
Flux: 18.84 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-11-24 13:26:24
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/2016dqz