Discovery certificate for object 2016dup
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3431 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:14:35
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2016dup
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16ahi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:27:16.200 (351.8175) DEC = +41:31:48.60 (41.530167)
Discovery date: 2016-03-03 20:34:04 (JD=2457451.3569907)


Remarks: Outburst in known CV CSS090929 J232716+413149

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-03 20:34:04
Flux: 16.78 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-12-06 15:41:45
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/2016dup