Discovery certificate for object 2016isp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7223 [ 2016TNSTR1014....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-07 10:27:16
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 2016isp
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bzm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:23:03.360 (215.764) DEC = +23:11:43.98 (23.19555)
Discovery date: 2016-11-18 07:53:45 (JD=2457710.8289931)


Remarks: candidate SN in outskirts of galaxy SDSS J142303.43+231149.1

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-18 07:53:45
Flux: 20.71 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-10 13:52:19
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/2016isp