Discovery certificate for object 2016dud
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3415 [ 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 2016dud
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16ahy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:17:07.200 (199.28) DEC = -74:54:47.20 (-74.913111)
Discovery date: 2016-03-13 23:25:26 (JD=2457461.4759954)


Remarks: Candidate SN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-13 23:25:26
Flux: 17.42 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-10 07:36:28
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/2016dud