Discovery certificate for object 2016ilb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7000 [ 2016TNSTR.948....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-23 19:18:34
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 2016ilb
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bxj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:35:24.370 (53.851542) DEC = -27:03:03.82 (-27.051061)
Discovery date: 2016-11-14 08:58:33 (JD=2457706.8739931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-14 08:58:33
Flux: 20.64 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-14 04:43:40
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/2016ilb