Discovery certificate for object 2016gyh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5792 [ 2016TNSTR.769....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-07 09:04:38
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 2016gyh
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16blm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:02:27.380 (330.614083) DEC = +51:49:30.83 (51.825231)
Discovery date: 2016-10-05 18:04:19 (JD=2457667.2529977)


Remarks: candidate CV, hostless blue transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-05 18:04:19
Flux: 18.02 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-24 01:20:38
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/2016gyh