Discovery certificate for object 2016isn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7221 [ 2016TNSTR1014....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-07 10:18:39
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 2016isn
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bzk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:49:15.060 (57.31275) DEC = -49:19:03.50 (-49.317639)
Discovery date: 2016-11-30 16:40:47 (JD=2457723.1949884)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy GALEXASC J034915.00-491905.9, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-30 16:40:47
Flux: 19 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-02 20:55:40
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/2016isn