Discovery certificate for object 2016eus
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4180 [ 2016TNSTR.541....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-09 14:15:39
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 2016eus
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16ayr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:19:43.000 (244.929167) DEC = -30:21:05.00 (-30.351389)
Discovery date: 2016-08-06 01:20:38 (JD=2457606.5559954)


Remarks: candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-06 01:20:38
Flux: 16.77 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-19 23:32:38
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/2016eus