Discovery certificate for object 2016jbd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7473 [ 2016TNSTR1083....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-25 10:32:08
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 2016jbd
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cff
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:13:25.770 (318.357375) DEC = -71:41:42.29 (-71.695081)
Discovery date: 2016-12-10 20:31:12 (JD=2457733.355)


Remarks: declining blue transient near DSS object

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-10 20:31:12
Flux: 18.15 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-01 23:32:38
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/2016jbd