Discovery certificate for object 2016frz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4869 [ 2016TNSTR.627....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-04 13:03:27
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 2016frz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bed
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:47:28.240 (191.867667) DEC = -64:12:26.57 (-64.207381)
Discovery date: 2016-08-30 04:29:16 (JD=2457630.6869907)


Remarks: source brightens by ~0.5 mags

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-30 04:29:16
Flux: 19.12 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-03 04:42:14
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/2016frz