Discovery certificate for object 2016jbl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7482 [ 2016TNSTR1086....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-26 16:43:23
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 2016jbl
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cfi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:31:22.810 (142.845042) DEC = +84:32:21.80 (84.539389)
Discovery date: 2016-12-24 05:32:38 (JD=2457746.7309954)


Remarks: declining hostless blue transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-24 05:32:38
Flux: 18.5 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-12-07 17:26:52
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/2016jbl