Discovery certificate for object 2016iat
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6694 [ 2016TNSTR.917....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-14 12:03:27
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 2016iat
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bsn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:28:56.920 (337.237167) DEC = -61:02:01.90 (-61.033861)
Discovery date: 2016-11-04 21:40:19 (JD=2457697.4029977)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy GALEXASC J222857.02-610200.2, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-04 21:40:19
Flux: 18.19 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-03 10:06:14
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/2016iat