Discovery certificate for object 2016ghp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5307 [ 2016TNSTR.680....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-15 13:09:11
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 2016ghp
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bhh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:20:53.440 (65.222667) DEC = -03:09:38.74 (-3.160761)
Discovery date: 2016-09-14 04:24:57 (JD=2457645.6839931)


Remarks: blue transient near galaxy 2MASX J04205324-0309429

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-14 04:24:57
Flux: 17.53 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-13 16:39:21
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/2016ghp