Discovery certificate for object 2016eih
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3836 [ 2016TNSTR.485....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-25 11:37:58
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 2016eih
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16awa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:54:51.800 (73.715833) DEC = +37:56:11.60 (37.936556)
Discovery date: 2016-07-22 08:11:02 (JD=2457591.8409954)


Remarks: candidate SN near faint source in DSS

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-22 08:11:02
Flux: 18.74 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-04-23 20:57:07
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/2016eih