Discovery certificate for object 2016ibh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6710 [ 2016TNSTR.917....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-14 16:02:50
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 2016ibh
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16btd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:54:11.510 (283.547958) DEC = -28:07:17.33 (-28.121481)
Discovery date: 2016-11-05 16:24:57 (JD=2457698.1839931)


Remarks: candidate SN near extended DSS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-05 16:24:57
Flux: 18.7 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-15 00:20:09
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/2016ibh