Discovery certificate for object 2016hri
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6383 [ 2016TNSTR.859....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-01 12:09:21
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 2016hri
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bpz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:20:32.340 (245.13475) DEC = -56:35:19.68 (-56.5888)
Discovery date: 2016-10-26 09:51:50 (JD=2457687.9109954)


Remarks: Gaia source brightened by 1.5 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-26 09:51:50
Flux: 14.97 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-01 12:28:48
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/2016hri