Discovery certificate for object 2016ihg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6885 [ 2016TNSTR.933....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-19 09:19:18
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 2016ihg
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bvy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:05:13.070 (151.304458) DEC = +04:09:56.34 (4.16565)
Discovery date: 2016-11-17 03:02:52 (JD=2457709.6269907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy AGC 204060

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-17 03:02:52
Flux: 18.09 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-29 01:52:19
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/2016ihg