Discovery certificate for object 2016dvd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3448 [ 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 2016dvd
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16ait
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:55:58.600 (313.994167) DEC = -05:36:23.90 (-5.606639)
Discovery date: 2016-03-19 03:53:16 (JD=2457466.6619907)


Remarks: Candidate SN in SDSS J205558.62-053624.3 GSTEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-19 03:53:16
Flux: 18.43 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-03-18 23:45:36
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/2016dvd