Discovery certificate for object 2016iup
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7281 [ 2016TNSTR1030....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-11 14:49:53
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 2016iup
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cbl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:54:42.740 (283.678083) DEC = -78:53:49.38 (-78.89705)
Discovery date: 2016-12-09 10:06:14 (JD=2457731.9209954)


Remarks: candidate SN in outskirts of galaxy ESO 25-2

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-09 10:06:14
Flux: 17.79 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-06 17:39:50
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/2016iup