Discovery certificate for object 2016ihv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6903 [ 2016TNSTR.936....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-20 23:00:10
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 2016ihv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bwm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:27:02.620 (276.760917) DEC = +23:19:55.31 (23.332031)
Discovery date: 2016-11-18 17:13:55 (JD=2457711.2179977)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J18270284+2319459, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-18 17:13:55
Flux: 16.73 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-23 23:13:55
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/2016ihv