Discovery certificate for object 2016eva
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4188 [ 2016TNSTR.541....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-09 14:32:19
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 2016eva
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16ayz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:54:34.400 (178.643333) DEC = -48:59:35.60 (-48.993222)
Discovery date: 2016-08-06 22:37:55 (JD=2457607.4429977)


Remarks: candidate CV, hostless blue transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-06 22:37:55
Flux: 18.47 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-02 17:16:48
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/2016eva