Discovery certificate for object 2016fed
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4465 [ 2016TNSTR.576....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-21 21:39:38
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 2016fed
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bbr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:21:01.900 (65.257917) DEC = -27:07:56.50 (-27.132361)
Discovery date: 2016-07-23 23:08:09 (JD=2457593.4639931)


Remarks: hostless transient 2 arcsec from GALEXASC J042101.96-270753.4 and on blob in DSS2

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-23 23:08:09
Flux: 18.86 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-10 12:15:50
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/2016fed