Discovery certificate for object 2016ewo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4233 [ 2016TNSTR.550....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-11 21:25:24
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 2016ewo
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16azl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:45:59.700 (11.49875) DEC = +41:56:22.10 (41.939472)
Discovery date: 2016-08-08 13:52:19 (JD=2457609.0779977)


Remarks: candidate nova in M31

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-08 13:52:19
Flux: 18.89 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-05 14:15:21
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/2016ewo