Discovery certificate for object 2016dvp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3462 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:17:56
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 2016dvp
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16aja
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:41:18.300 (280.32625) DEC = +48:24:55.40 (48.415389)
Discovery date: 2016-03-23 15:01:26 (JD=2457471.1259954)


Remarks: Hostless transient with best fit black body temperature 11K. Likely CV. aka ASASSN-16dd

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-23 15:01:26
Flux: 18.41 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-21 03:24:28
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/2016dvp