Discovery certificate for object 2016ebs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3643 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:27:57
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 2016ebs
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16aqb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:44:48.600 (206.2025) DEC = +21:04:47.70 (21.079917)
Discovery date: 2016-05-23 06:57:36 (JD=2457531.79)


Remarks: Candidate SN, on or near very faint SDSS galaxy aka CSS160427:134449+210448

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-23 06:57:36
Flux: 18.51 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-17 10:19:12
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/2016ebs