Discovery certificate for object 2016dzd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3564 [ 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 2016dzd
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16amh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:28:48.200 (337.200833) DEC = +34:26:06.40 (34.435111)
Discovery date: 2016-05-03 16:29:16 (JD=2457512.1869907)


Remarks: Candidate hostless SN, GSTEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-03 16:29:16
Flux: 16.98 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-07 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/2016dzd