Discovery certificate for object 2016ebu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3645 [ 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 2016ebu
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16aqf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:53:11.000 (103.295833) DEC = -71:47:14.60 (-71.787389)
Discovery date: 2016-05-23 00:46:04 (JD=2457531.5319907)


Remarks: DN in outburst

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-23 00:46:04
Flux: 16.93 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-19 08:12:28
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/2016ebu