Discovery certificate for object 2016gwr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5748 [ 2016TNSTR.759....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-05 13:26:38
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 2016gwr
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16blb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:24:56.000 (141.233333) DEC = -25:09:53.82 (-25.16495)
Discovery date: 2016-10-03 04:11:59 (JD=2457664.6749884)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J09245627-2509548, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-03 04:11:59
Flux: 18.71 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-26 01:19:12
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/2016gwr