Discovery certificate for object 2016dyo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3548 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:21:42
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 2016dyo
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16amx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:06:05.500 (166.522917) DEC = -42:07:39.30 (-42.127583)
Discovery date: 2016-05-03 23:41:16 (JD=2457512.4869907)


Remarks: Candidate SN. GSTEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-03 23:41:16
Flux: 18.64 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-03-05 05:45:36
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/2016dyo