Discovery certificate for object 2016ghx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5317 [ 2016TNSTR.687....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-17 18:56:21
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 2016ghx
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bhm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:19:16.200 (334.8175) DEC = -49:15:58.97 (-49.266381)
Discovery date: 2016-09-14 16:10:33 (JD=2457646.1739931)


Remarks: candidate SN, hostless, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-14 16:10:33
Flux: 18.77 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-06 15:56:09
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/2016ghx