Discovery certificate for object 2016fel
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4478 [ 2016TNSTR.580....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-22 13:06:15
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 2016fel
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bca
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:54:10.400 (208.543333) DEC = +06:23:18.20 (6.388389)
Discovery date: 2016-08-20 13:19:12 (JD=2457621.055)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy SDSS J135410.37+062318.5, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-20 13:19:12
Flux: 17.54 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-02 14:42:43
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/2016fel