Discovery certificate for object 2016dvf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3450 [ 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 2016dvf
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16air
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:19:13.700 (4.807083) DEC = -69:12:05.40 (-69.2015)
Discovery date: 2016-03-21 11:11:02 (JD=2457468.9659954)


Remarks: Candidate SN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-21 11:11:02
Flux: 18.67 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-10 08:19:40
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/2016dvf