Discovery certificate for object 2016dwx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3502 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:19:08
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 2016dwx
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16akr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:25:54.800 (291.478333) DEC = -46:19:03.50 (-46.317639)
Discovery date: 2016-04-08 10:27:50 (JD=2457486.9359954)


Remarks: Candidate CV in outburst, previous outburst seen ~200 dy ago

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-04-08 10:27:50
Flux: 16.49 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2014-11-25 08:44:09
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/2016dwx