Discovery certificate for object 2016jbb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7471 [ 2016TNSTR1083....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-25 10:26:49
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 2016jbb
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cfd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:42:27.170 (145.613208) DEC = -44:30:04.97 (-44.501381)
Discovery date: 2016-12-23 19:39:21 (JD=2457746.3189931)


Remarks: transient near DSS blob

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-23 19:39:21
Flux: 18.94 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-26 21:38:52
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/2016jbb