Discovery certificate for object 2016dzb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3562 [ 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 2016dzb
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16amj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:30:57.900 (142.74125) DEC = -30:31:18.30 (-30.52175)
Discovery date: 2016-05-01 05:57:07 (JD=2457509.7479977)


Remarks: 1 mag increase in radio source NVSS J093057-303116

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-01 05:57:07
Flux: 19.2 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-09-25 13:37:55
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/2016dzb