Discovery certificate for object 2016gjw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5371 [ 2016TNSTR.697....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-21 14:40:32
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2016gjw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16biv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:29:33.080 (127.387833) DEC = +29:58:55.63 (29.982119)
Discovery date: 2016-09-19 03:17:16.000 (JD=2457650.6369907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J08293296+2958513, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-19 03:17:16.000
Flux: 18.74 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-05 20:39:50
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/2016gjw