Discovery certificate for object 2016hjs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6141 [ 2016TNSTR.821....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-24 17:24:35
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 2016hjs
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16boe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:32:32.540 (323.135583) DEC = +15:24:25.24 (15.407011)
Discovery date: 2016-10-12 19:19:12 (JD=2457674.305)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J21323273+1524288

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-12 19:19:12
Flux: 18.8 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-03 13:06:14
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/2016hjs