Discovery certificate for object 2016guw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5691 [ 2016TNSTR.749....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-03 14:34:42
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 2016guw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bks
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:35:14.240 (353.809333) DEC = -62:00:10.12 (-62.002811)
Discovery date: 2016-09-30 22:00:28 (JD=2457662.4169907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J23351449-6200124, GS-TEC predicts SN IIn

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-30 22:00:28
Flux: 18.94 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-06 17:36:57
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/2016guw