Discovery certificate for object 2016dui
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3422 [ 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 2016dui
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16aht
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:07:21.500 (316.839583) DEC = +27:31:11.60 (27.519889)
Discovery date: 2016-03-10 22:58:04 (JD=2457458.4569907)


Remarks: CV candidate: beautiful rise and decline in lightcurve

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-10 22:58:04
Flux: 17.9 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-03-10 16:58:04
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/2016dui