Discovery certificate for object 2016drv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3348 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 10:58:25
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 2016drv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16aep
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:13:10.200 (18.2925) DEC = -06:42:49.90 (-6.713861)
Discovery date: 2016-02-17 07:30:43 (JD=2457435.8129977)


Remarks: Candidate SN in 2MASX J01131001-0642538 (GSTEC predicts SN Ia near max)

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-17 07:30:43
Flux: 18.63 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-05 15:20:09
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/2016drv