Discovery certificate for object 2016ecz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3684 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:36:04
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 2016ecz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16arr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:15:37.700 (153.907083) DEC = -02:43:35.70 (-2.726583)
Discovery date: 2016-06-07 01:46:33 (JD=2457546.5739931)


Remarks: candidate SN in outskirts of SDSS galaxy

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-06-07 01:46:33
Flux: 18.21 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-07 20:06:43
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/2016ecz