Discovery certificate for object 2016eul
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4172 [ 2016TNSTR.541....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-09 13:43:51
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 2016eul
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16ayj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:43:50.600 (295.960833) DEC = +35:00:41.70 (35.011583)
Discovery date: 2016-08-04 06:56:09 (JD=2457604.7889931)


Remarks: hostless blue transient near Galactic Plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-04 06:56:09
Flux: 18.82 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-21 02:19:40
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/2016eul