Discovery certificate for object 2016guo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5681 [ 2016TNSTR.749....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-03 11:29:46
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 2016guo
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bkj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:54:10.950 (298.545625) DEC = +14:10:03.61 (14.167669)
Discovery date: 2016-09-25 23:25:26 (JD=2457657.4759954)


Remarks: blue hostless transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-25 23:25:26
Flux: 18.96 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-18 14:36:57
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/2016guo