Discovery certificate for object 2016iyl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7395

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-19 17:43:41
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 2016iyl
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cdo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:30:56.26 (157.734417) DEC = +09:43:21.61 (9.722669)
Discovery date: 2016-12-18 00:44:38 (JD=2457740.5309954)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J10305616+0943244

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-18 00:44:38
Flux: 18.8 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-16 14:55:40
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/2016iyl