Discovery certificate for object 2016iem
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6798 [ 2016TNSTR.924....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-16 12:23:38
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 2016iem
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16but
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:18:18.340 (184.576417) DEC = +29:15:28.69 (29.257969)
Discovery date: 2016-11-13 18:31:40 (JD=2457706.2719907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy SDSS J121818.62+291527.1, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia at t=-8

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-13 18:31:40
Flux: 18.33 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-11 06:36:00
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/2016iem