Discovery certificate for object 2016ixh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7364 [ 2016TNSTR1050....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-18 19:57:22
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 2016ixh
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cdh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:28:09.380 (337.039083) DEC = -20:50:55.86 (-20.84885)
Discovery date: 2016-12-17 03:25:55 (JD=2457739.6429977)


Remarks: candidate SN in outskirts of galaxy 2MASX J22280934-2050516

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-17 03:25:55
Flux: 18.1 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-14 04:03:21
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/2016ixh