Discovery certificate for object 2016ghv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5315 [ 2016TNSTR.687....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-17 18:47:31
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 2016ghv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bhk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:05:15.000 (76.3125) DEC = +06:17:07.80 (6.2855)
Discovery date: 2016-09-14 20:24:00 (JD=2457646.35)


Remarks: candidate CV, bright blue hostless transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-14 20:24:00
Flux: 16.75 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-09 20:54:14
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/2016ghv