Discovery certificate for object 2016dtg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3390 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:13:05
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 2016dtg
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16agz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:13:31.300 (123.380417) DEC = -26:42:27.00 (-26.7075)
Discovery date: 2016-03-01 18:24:28 (JD=2457449.2669907)


Remarks: Hostless transient, CV candidate

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-01 18:24:28
Flux: 17.37 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-05 18:37:26
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/2016dtg