Discovery certificate for object 2016jba
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7470 [ 2016TNSTR1083....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-25 10:23:59
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 2016jba
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cfc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:37:32.390 (144.384958) DEC = +00:59:59.39 (0.999831)
Discovery date: 2016-12-23 12:56:09 (JD=2457746.0389931)


Remarks: candidate SN within 1 arcsec of nucleus of galaxy SDSS J093732.39+010000.6

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-23 12:56:09
Flux: 18.98 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-17 03:12:57
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/2016jba