Discovery certificate for object 2016eaz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3623 [ 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 2016eaz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16apy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:02:20.100 (15.58375) DEC = -22:14:28.60 (-22.241278)
Discovery date: 2016-05-20 05:31:12 (JD=2457528.73)


Remarks: SN candidate in gakaxy 2MASX J01022019-2214287

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-20 05:31:12
Flux: 17.98 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-13 21:10:04
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/2016eaz