Discovery certificate for object 2016dur
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3433 [ 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 2016dur
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16ahg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:54:57.400 (193.739167) DEC = -41:40:39.10 (-41.677528)
Discovery date: 2016-03-03 17:26:52 (JD=2457451.2269907)


Remarks: SN candidate offset from galaxy 2MASX J12545719-4140524

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-03 17:26:52
Flux: 18.03 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-10 01:03:21
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/2016dur