Discovery certificate for object 2016iwl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7340 [ 2016TNSTR1045....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-16 09:32:24
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 2016iwl
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cct
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:43:31.040 (340.879333) DEC = -36:51:52.52 (-36.864589)
Discovery date: 2016-12-14 09:11:31 (JD=2457736.8829977)


Remarks: candidate SN in emission line galaxy NGC 7355

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-14 09:11:31
Flux: 17.9 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-10 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/2016iwl