Discovery certificate for object 2016duv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3438 [ 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 2016duv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16aie
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:38:09.900 (309.54125) DEC = +10:46:45.70 (10.779361)
Discovery date: 2016-03-12 09:31:40 (JD=2457459.8969907)


Remarks: Candidate SN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-12 09:31:40
Flux: 18.51 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-03-12 05:25:26
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/2016duv