Discovery certificate for object 2016dvo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3460 [ 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 2016dvo
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16aih
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:43:56.200 (310.984167) DEC = -52:14:27.20 (-52.240889)
Discovery date: 2016-03-17 06:27:21 (JD=2457464.7689931)


Remarks: SN candidate near DSS galaxy. GSTEC predicts SNIIP, z=0.05, +112dy

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-17 06:27:21
Flux: 17.72 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-12-13 21:48:57
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/2016dvo