Discovery certificate for object 2016hvs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6536 [ 2016TNSTR.890....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-06 11:01:18
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 2016hvs
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16brc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:41:19.710 (220.332125) DEC = -65:40:30.86 (-65.675239)
Discovery date: 2016-10-24 21:37:26 (JD=2457686.4009954)


Remarks: candidate CV near Galactic plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-24 21:37:26
Flux: 18.66 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-11 03:40:19
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/2016hvs