Discovery certificate for object 2016ihz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6908 [ 2016TNSTR.939....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-21 15:36:45
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 2016ihz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bwr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:31:50.910 (157.962125) DEC = -04:16:12.58 (-4.270161)
Discovery date: 2016-11-19 15:01:26 (JD=2457712.1259954)


Remarks: candidate CV, blue orphan transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-19 15:01:26
Flux: 17.63 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-30 19:46:33
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/2016ihz