Discovery certificate for object 2016fqz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4843 [ 2016TNSTR.623....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-03 11:39:05
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 2016fqz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bdh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:27:48.610 (51.952542) DEC = -66:11:52.40 (-66.197889)
Discovery date: 2016-08-28 09:46:04 (JD=2457628.9069907)


Remarks: candidate SN close to galaxy CSRG 0261, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-28 09:46:04
Flux: 18.71 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-24 05:44:09
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/2016fqz