Discovery certificate for object 2016dvv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3471 [ 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 2016dvv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16aju
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:56:42.900 (239.17875) DEC = +29:48:49.90 (29.813861)
Discovery date: 2016-04-01 02:58:33 (JD=2457479.6239931)


Remarks: Candidate SN in 2MASX J15564283+2948476

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-04-01 02:58:33
Flux: 18.36 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-21 17:45:36
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/2016dvv