Discovery certificate for object 2016dxw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3528 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:20:21
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 2016dxw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16alr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:52:14.000 (343.058333) DEC = +79:49:23.90 (79.823306)
Discovery date: 2016-04-19 20:05:16 (JD=2457498.3369907)


Remarks: Candidate SN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-04-19 20:05:16
Flux: 18.5 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-11 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/2016dxw