Discovery certificate for object 2016dty
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3410 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:14:35
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 2016dty
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16aha
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:41:57.200 (220.488333) DEC = -27:27:59.00 (-27.466389)
Discovery date: 2016-03-01 10:58:04 (JD=2457448.9569907)


Remarks: SN candidate at 1.2 arcsec from core of galaxy 2MASX J14415725-2727594. GSTEC predicts SN II-P

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-01 10:58:04
Flux: 18.68 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-03 18:47:31
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/2016dty