Discovery certificate for object 2016jbk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7481 [ 2016TNSTR1086....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-26 16:40:07
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 2016jbk
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cfh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:54:22.700 (148.594583) DEC = +68:20:03.59 (68.334331)
Discovery date: 2016-12-10 23:45:36 (JD=2457733.49)


Remarks: new source in galaxy UGC 5302

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-10 23:45:36
Flux: 18.92 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-03 00:43:12
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/2016jbk