Discovery certificate for object 2016jaz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7469 [ 2016TNSTR1083....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-25 10:20:12
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 2016jaz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cfb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:42:39.930 (325.666375) DEC = +53:22:41.81 (53.378281)
Discovery date: 2016-12-23 22:46:33 (JD=2457746.4489931)


Remarks: declining hostless transient near galactic plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-23 22:46:33
Flux: 18.4 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-28 18:43:12
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/2016jaz