Discovery certificate for object 2016jbn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7484 [ 2016TNSTR1086....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-26 16:50:35
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 2016jbn
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cfk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:15:30.310 (138.876292) DEC = -59:10:03.50 (-59.167639)
Discovery date: 2016-11-29 15:50:24 (JD=2457722.16)


Remarks: declining blue transient in outskirts of fuzzy DSS extended source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-29 15:50:24
Flux: 17.49 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-22 22:48:00
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/2016jbn