Discovery certificate for object 2016fse
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4876 [ 2016TNSTR.627....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-04 16:27:23
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 2016fse
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bei
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:54:39.820 (28.665917) DEC = +57:53:51.18 (57.89755)
Discovery date: 2016-09-01 01:42:14 (JD=2457632.5709954)


Remarks: blue transient near faint smudge in DSS

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-01 01:42:14
Flux: 16.98 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-04 03:37:26
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/2016fse