Discovery certificate for object 2016dzt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3584 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:23:36
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 2016dzt
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16ann
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:41:50.100 (340.45875) DEC = +28:43:14.30 (28.720639)
Discovery date: 2016-05-05 16:33:35 (JD=2457514.1899884)


Remarks: Slow rise in galaxy nucleus, QSO ? Classified in ATEL #9240

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-05 16:33:35
Flux: 18.22 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-12-07 05:11:02
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/2016dzt