Discovery certificate for object 2016izo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7428

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-22 22:57:20
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 2016izo
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16ceg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:56:09.880 (344.041167) DEC = +43:18:18.00 (43.305)
Discovery date: 2016-12-20 16:36:28 (JD=2457743.1919907)


Remarks: hostless transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-20 16:36:28
Flux: 18.88 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-15 13:47:59
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/2016izo