Discovery certificate for object 2016gut
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5688 [ 2016TNSTR.749....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-03 14:29:15
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: AT 2016gut
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bkq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:22:30.010 (110.625042) DEC = -63:57:39.78 (-63.96105)
Discovery date: 2016-10-01 09:10:04 (JD=2457662.8819907)


Remarks: candidate CV, hostless blue transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-01 09:10:04
Flux: 18.04 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-30 10:03:21
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/2016gut