Discovery certificate for object 2016dzm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3577 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:23:36
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 2016dzm
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16ans
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:11:35.400 (2.8975) DEC = +45:49:46.60 (45.829611)
Discovery date: 2016-05-08 16:10:33 (JD=2457517.1739931)


Remarks: Gradual brightening followed by steep rise near radio source NVSS J001135+454948

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-08 16:10:33
Flux: 18.74 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-12-05 05:35:31
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/2016dzm