Discovery certificate for object 2016dxl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3517 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:20:21
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2016dxl
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16ald
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:53:51.200 (268.463333) DEC = -64:17:39.90 (-64.294417)
Discovery date: 2016-04-14 04:40:48.000 (JD=2457492.695)


Remarks: Candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-04-14 04:40:48.000
Flux: 15.82 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-09-26 22:52:19
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/2016dxl