Discovery certificate for object 2016eey
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3742 [ 2016TNSTR.481....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-22 11:38:49
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 2016eey
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16atl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:12:21.400 (123.089167) DEC = +66:43:22.10 (66.722806)
Discovery date: 2016-07-07 01:14:52 (JD=2457576.5519907)


Remarks: candidate SN near GALEXASC J081220.14+664325.8. GSTEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-07 01:14:52
Flux: 19.15 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-06 21:08:38
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/2016eey