Discovery certificate for object 2016eyc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4277 [ 2016TNSTR.555....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-12 20:29:42
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 2016eyc
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16azy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:03:29.900 (270.874583) DEC = +06:27:58.30 (6.466194)
Discovery date: 2016-08-10 02:09:36 (JD=2457610.59)


Remarks: candidate SN, near 2MASX J18033020+0627590 GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-10 02:09:36
Flux: 18.75 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-01 02:03:50
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/2016eyc