Discovery certificate for object 2016ioc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7091 [ 2016TNSTR.965....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-27 12:13:57
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 2016ioc
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bxz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:03:39.190 (195.913292) DEC = +02:43:33.64 (2.726011)
Discovery date: 2016-11-23 20:26:52 (JD=2457716.3519907)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy SDSS J130338.93+024335.2, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-23 20:26:52
Flux: 18.19 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-04 00:44:38
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/2016ioc