Discovery certificate for object 2016dtt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3404 [ 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 2016dtt
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16agl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:34:29.700 (263.62375) DEC = +14:34:38.50 (14.577361)
Discovery date: 2016-02-27 17:39:50 (JD=2457446.2359954)


Remarks: Candidate CV or young SN on faint diffuse DSS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-27 17:39:50
Flux: 17.59 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-14 06:00:00
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/2016dtt