Discovery certificate for object 2016hjp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6138 [ 2016TNSTR.821....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-24 14:12:04
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 2016hjp
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bob
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:00:56.830 (300.236792) DEC = -22:46:38.06 (-22.777239)
Discovery date: 2016-09-19 18:36:00 (JD=2457651.275)


Remarks: candidate SN in outskirts of galaxy ESO 526-19

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-19 18:36:00
Flux: 18.78 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-19 16:49:26
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/2016hjp