Discovery certificate for object 2016iuj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7275 [ 2016TNSTR1028....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-10 18:56:26
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 2016iuj
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cbf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:37:17.730 (219.323875) DEC = -68:27:16.45 (-68.454569)
Discovery date: 2016-12-08 09:46:04 (JD=2457730.9069907)


Remarks: candidate SN 0.695 arcmin from centre of galaxy WKK 3280

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-08 09:46:04
Flux: 18.64 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-25 11:29:45
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/2016iuj