Discovery certificate for object 2016idi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6766 [ 2016TNSTR.920....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-15 16:11:08
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 2016idi
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bue
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:56:45.030 (329.187625) DEC = -25:13:20.78 (-25.222439)
Discovery date: 2016-11-12 10:06:14 (JD=2457704.9209954)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J21564464-2513189, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia near max

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-12 10:06:14
Flux: 18.99 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-01 22:40:48
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/2016idi