Discovery certificate for object 2016dre
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3328 [ 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 2016dre
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16adj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:54:21.600 (13.59) DEC = -47:51:46.70 (-47.862972)
Discovery date: 2016-02-11 12:47:31 (JD=2457430.0329977)


Remarks: candidate dwarf nova with repeat outbursts (aka ASASSN 14eg)

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-11 12:47:31
Flux: 15.17 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-30 12:41:45
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/2016dre