Discovery certificate for object 2016edh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3695 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:37:17
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 2016edh
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16asb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:24:17.400 (6.0725) DEC = -38:12:04.40 (-38.201222)
Discovery date: 2016-06-13 21:51:50 (JD=2457553.4109954)


Remarks: transient near centre of Galaxy LCRS B002148.9-382841

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-06-13 21:51:50
Flux: 18.71 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-17 17:45:36
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/2016edh