Discovery certificate for object 2016gwq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5747 [ 2016TNSTR.759....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-05 13:24:57
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 2016gwq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bla
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:21:50.470 (140.460292) DEC = -29:57:36.90 (-29.96025)
Discovery date: 2016-10-03 04:16:19 (JD=2457664.6779977)


Remarks: candidate CV, aka CRTS SSS110515 J092151-295737

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-03 04:16:19
Flux: 17.06 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-26 01:14:52
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/2016gwq