Discovery certificate for object 2016ihe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6883 [ 2016TNSTR.933....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-19 09:09:48
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 2016ihe
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bvw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:54:55.320 (13.7305) DEC = -20:57:48.28 (-20.963411)
Discovery date: 2016-11-17 03:37:26 (JD=2457709.6509954)


Remarks: blue, hostless transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-17 03:37:26
Flux: 18.97 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-12 09:17:16
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/2016ihe