Discovery certificate for object 2016hke
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6159 [ 2016TNSTR.821....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-24 17:56:06
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2016hke
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bog
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:19:46.130 (109.942208) DEC = +32:45:33.37 (32.759269)
Discovery date: 2016-10-13 07:30:43.000 (JD=2457674.8129977)


Remarks: candidate CV, hostless blue transient aka CSS130121:071946+324534

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-13 07:30:43.000
Flux: 18.57 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-15 19:46:33
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/2016hke