Discovery certificate for object 2016izd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7414 [ 2016TNSTR1066....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-21 10:57:42
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 2016izd
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cec
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:53:53.970 (328.474875) DEC = -19:54:13.25 (-19.903681)
Discovery date: 2016-12-19 23:12:28 (JD=2457742.4669907)


Remarks: candidate SN in outskirts of galaxy 2MASX J21535406-1954127

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-19 23:12:28
Flux: 18.88 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-28 09:23:02
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/2016izd