Discovery certificate for object 2016eem
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3729 [ 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 2016eem
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16atw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:05:59.800 (31.499167) DEC = +47:44:14.00 (47.737222)
Discovery date: 2016-07-08 08:06:43 (JD=2457577.8379977)


Remarks: candidate SN close to galaxy 2MASX J02055960+4744110

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-08 08:06:43
Flux: 18.4 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-03-06 09:57:36
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/2016eem