Discovery certificate for object 2016gjt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5368 [ 2016TNSTR.697....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-21 14:35:46
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 2016gjt
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bis
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:49:28.000 (117.366667) DEC = +19:04:52.14 (19.08115)
Discovery date: 2016-09-19 21:33:07 (JD=2457651.3979977)


Remarks: known CV in outburst, bright blue transient, aka SDSS J074928.01+190452.1

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-19 21:33:07
Flux: 16.53 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-02 08:32:38
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/2016gjt