Discovery certificate for object 2016dyy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3558 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:21:42
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 2016dyy
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16amn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:48:02.000 (87.008333) DEC = +39:44:02.20 (39.733944)
Discovery date: 2016-04-29 07:13:26 (JD=2457507.8009954)


Remarks: Hostless transient, candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-04-29 07:13:26
Flux: 18.24 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-04-10 20:52:48
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/2016dyy