Discovery certificate for object 2016ihh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6886 [ 2016TNSTR.933....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-19 09:20:49
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 2016ihh
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bvz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:00:08.410 (300.035042) DEC = +10:41:25.62 (10.69045)
Discovery date: 2016-11-17 04:49:26 (JD=2457709.7009954)


Remarks: blue, hostless transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-17 04:49:26
Flux: 18.15 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-17 12:57:36
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/2016ihh