Discovery certificate for object 2016ehn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3811 [ 2016TNSTR.485....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-25 10:36:19
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 2016ehn
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16avc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:55:02.200 (178.759167) DEC = +53:35:54.90 (53.598583)
Discovery date: 2016-06-18 08:39:50 (JD=2457557.8609954)


Remarks: SN candidate in galaxy SDSS J115502.11+533554.1

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-06-18 08:39:50
Flux: 18.79 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-04-08 03:57:36
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/2016ehn