Discovery certificate for object 2016hrm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6387 [ 2016TNSTR.859....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-01 12:23:52
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 2016hrm
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bqc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:08:33.940 (152.141417) DEC = -61:43:49.58 (-61.730439)
Discovery date: 2016-10-22 15:08:38 (JD=2457684.1309954)


Remarks: blue transient near extended DSS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-22 15:08:38
Flux: 18.41 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-05 21:05:45
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/2016hrm