Discovery certificate for object 2016isz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7235 [ 2016TNSTR1014....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-07 14:29:25
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 2016isz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16bzx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:18:43.490 (184.681208) DEC = -44:39:05.18 (-44.651439)
Discovery date: 2016-12-01 13:32:09 (JD=2457724.0639931)


Remarks: candidate M-dwarf flare

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-01 13:32:09
Flux: 16.01 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-19 23:47:02
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/2016isz