Discovery certificate for object 2016iul
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7277 [ 2016TNSTR1028....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-10 19:06:57
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 2016iul
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cbh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:51:37.000 (207.904167) DEC = -48:40:52.93 (-48.681369)
Discovery date: 2016-12-08 03:24:28 (JD=2457730.6419907)


Remarks: candidate SN near faint DSS2 object

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-08 03:24:28
Flux: 18.68 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-01 00:40:19
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/2016iul