Discovery certificate for object 2016gpr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5534 [ 2016TNSTR.723....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-27 09:36:23
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 2016gpr
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bkd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:14:42.130 (258.675542) DEC = +45:41:14.82 (45.68745)
Discovery date: 2016-09-25 00:04:19 (JD=2457656.5029977)


Remarks: candidate SN offset from centre of galaxy SDSS J171442.19+454114.7, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-25 00:04:19
Flux: 18.17 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-21 18:34:33
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/2016gpr