Discovery certificate for object 2016dux
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3441 [ 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 2016dux
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16aiy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:52:10.200 (13.0425) DEC = -64:27:22.60 (-64.456278)
Discovery date: 2016-03-22 23:11:02 (JD=2457470.4659954)


Remarks: Candidate SN, GSTEC predics SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-22 23:11:02
Flux: 18.79 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-11 02:25:26
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/2016dux