Discovery certificate for object 2016eef
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3721 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:38:49
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 2016eef
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16atb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:34:24.800 (203.603333) DEC = +79:53:02.60 (79.884056)
Discovery date: 2016-06-24 07:20:38 (JD=2457563.8059954)


Remarks: candidate SN at 1 arcmin from galaxy 2MASX J13344750+7952434

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-06-24 07:20:38
Flux: 18.63 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-18 15:36:00
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/2016eef