Discovery certificate for object 2016iwv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7350 [ 2016TNSTR1048....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-17 17:57:48
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: SN 2016iwv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16ccu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:37:22.390 (159.343292) DEC = +25:52:36.26 (25.876739)
Discovery date: 2016-12-16 00:27:21 (JD=2457738.5189931)


Remarks: declininng candidate SN in galaxy SDSS J103722.54+255234.4

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-16 00:27:21
Flux: 18.31 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-13 02:44:09
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/2016iwv