Discovery certificate for object 2016ehw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3821 [ 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 2016ehw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16avr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:36:37.600 (129.156667) DEC = +73:35:03.70 (73.584361)
Discovery date: 2016-07-20 07:24:57 (JD=2457589.8089931)


Remarks: candidate bright SN in outskirts of MCG+12-08-047

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-20 07:24:57
Flux: 16.21 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-30 13:20:38
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/2016ehw