Discovery certificate for object 2016ebn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3638 [ 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 2016ebn
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16apl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:23:03.800 (5.765833) DEC = +06:36:17.90 (6.604972)
Discovery date: 2016-05-17 10:58:04 (JD=2457525.9569907)


Remarks: SN candidate close to GALEXASC J002303.62+063619.1, GSTEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-17 10:58:04
Flux: 18.89 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-03 02:31:12
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/2016ebn