Discovery certificate for object 2016inz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7087 [ 2016TNSTR.965....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-27 11:42:14
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2016inz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bxv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:48:19.130 (12.079708) DEC = +00:14:57.12 (0.2492)
Discovery date: 2016-11-23 21:56:09.000 (JD=2457716.4139931)


Remarks: QSO [HB89] 0045-000 rising by 1 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-23 21:56:09.000
Flux: 18.99 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-03 15:28:48
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/2016inz