Discovery certificate for object 2016izb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7412 [ 2016TNSTR1066....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-21 10:51:49
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 2016izb
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cea
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:05:29.590 (151.373292) DEC = +05:40:06.38 (5.668439)
Discovery date: 2016-11-16 21:01:26 (JD=2457709.3759954)


Remarks: declining candidate SN in outskirts of galaxy 2MASX J10053025+0540191

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-16 21:01:26
Flux: 18.05 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-29 01:53:45
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/2016izb