Discovery certificate for object 2016iyo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7398 [ 2016TNSTR1062....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-20 10:41:17
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 2016iyo
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cdr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:57:31.960 (329.383167) DEC = -27:42:20.77 (-27.705769)
Discovery date: 2016-12-18 11:03:50 (JD=2457740.9609954)


Remarks: candidate SN in outskirts of galaxy 2MASX J21573219-2742228

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-18 11:03:50
Flux: 18.85 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-11 23:51:21
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/2016iyo