Discovery certificate for object 2016iuv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7288 [ 2016TNSTR1032....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-12 12:29:43
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 2016iuv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cbs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:37:40.270 (324.417792) DEC = -72:10:58.58 (-72.182939)
Discovery date: 2016-12-10 08:32:38 (JD=2457732.8559954)


Remarks: candidate SN with small offset from galaxy GALEXASC J213741.41-721101.5

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-10 08:32:38
Flux: 18.7 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-05 03:59:02
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/2016iuv