Discovery certificate for object 2016eav
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3618 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:26:36
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 2016eav
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16apa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:15:38.300 (3.909583) DEC = +26:36:56.60 (26.615722)
Discovery date: 2016-05-15 16:35:02 (JD=2457524.1909954)


Remarks: bright outburst in known CV 2MASS J00153821+2636574

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-15 16:35:02
Flux: 13.89 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-13 14:12:28
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/2016eav