Discovery certificate for object 2016edz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3714 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:37:17
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2016edz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16asn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:35:00.600 (68.7525) DEC = -65:33:37.00 (-65.560278)
Discovery date: 2016-06-20 16:33:35 (JD=2457560.1899884)


Remarks: candidate supernova near galaxy 2MASX J04350039-6533244, z=0.04

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-06-20 16:33:35
Flux: 18.21 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-23 10:45:07
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/2016edz