Discovery certificate for object 2016hwz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6587 [ 2016TNSTR.895....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-07 21:47:45
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 2016hwz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16brr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:39:08.820 (84.78675) DEC = -70:37:13.44 (-70.6204)
Discovery date: 2016-09-30 21:23:02 (JD=2457662.3909954)


Remarks: confirmed SN II

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-30 21:23:02
Flux: 17.67 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-27 05:32:38
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/2016hwz