Discovery certificate for object 2016jbr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7488 [ 2016TNSTR1089....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-27 11:12:11
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 2016jbr
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cfo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:47:06.880 (131.778667) DEC = -60:08:17.88 (-60.1383)
Discovery date: 2016-12-25 13:55:12 (JD=2457748.08)


Remarks: blue hostless transient, candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-25 13:55:12
Flux: 18.57 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-29 15:54:43
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/2016jbr