Discovery certificate for object 2016eij
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3838 [ 2016TNSTR.485....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-25 13:07:43
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: SN 2016eij
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16awg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:03:16.700 (60.819583) DEC = -54:35:50.00 (-54.597222)
Discovery date: 2016-07-24 09:51:50 (JD=2457593.9109954)


Remarks: candidate SN near Low Surface Brightness Galaxy F156-048, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-24 09:51:50
Flux: 18.46 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-17 18:12:57
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/2016eij