Discovery certificate for object 2016eda
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3685 [ 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 2016eda
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16aro
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:54:01.000 (343.504167) DEC = +18:01:58.20 (18.032833)
Discovery date: 2016-06-02 14:58:33 (JD=2457542.1239931)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy SDSS J225400.92+180159.0

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-06-02 14:58:33
Flux: 18.24 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-08 10:48:00
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/2016eda