Discovery certificate for object 2016dut
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3435 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:16:15
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 2016dut
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16aib
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:38:34.100 (114.642083) DEC = +04:07:14.60 (4.120722)
Discovery date: 2016-03-09 00:59:02 (JD=2457456.5409954)


Remarks: 1mag brightening on stellar-like object

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-09 00:59:02
Flux: 16.97 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-03-15 18:00:00
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/2016dut