Discovery certificate for object 2016gho
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5306 [ 2016TNSTR.680....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-15 13:06:40
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: SN 2016gho
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bhg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:17:50.460 (64.46025) DEC = -04:47:42.32 (-4.795089)
Discovery date: 2016-09-14 08:41:16 (JD=2457645.8619907)


Remarks: blue transient 25 arcsec from galaxy 2MASX J04174889-0447331

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-14 08:41:16
Flux: 17.07 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-14 04:39:21
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/2016gho