Discovery certificate for object 2016haz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5868 [ 2016TNSTR.780....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-10 16:25:58
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 2016haz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bmj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:39:43.710 (159.932125) DEC = -40:26:41.75 (-40.444931)
Discovery date: 2016-10-09 10:33:36 (JD=2457670.94)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J10394393-4026422

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-09 10:33:36
Flux: 17.61 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-22 10:32:09
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/2016haz