Discovery certificate for object 2016ius
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7285 [ 2016TNSTR1032....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-12 12:05:53
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 2016ius
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cbp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:32:39.420 (188.16425) DEC = +09:47:55.82 (9.798839)
Discovery date: 2016-11-20 02:26:52 (JD=2457712.6019907)


Remarks: candidate SN in outskirts of SDSS galaxy

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-20 02:26:52
Flux: 18.86 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-09 20:03:50
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/2016ius