Discovery certificate for object 2016dua
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3412 [ 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 2016dua
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16ahe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:06:28.300 (211.617917) DEC = -35:58:57.80 (-35.982722)
Discovery date: 2016-03-02 18:57:36 (JD=2457450.29)


Remarks: SN candidate offset from faint host in DSS

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-02 18:57:36
Flux: 17.72 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-06 06:56:09
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/2016dua