Discovery certificate for object 2016jbv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7492 [ 2016TNSTR1089....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-27 15:50:08
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 2016jbv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cfs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:01:19.380 (135.33075) DEC = -58:05:19.54 (-58.088761)
Discovery date: 2016-12-25 07:53:45 (JD=2457747.8289931)


Remarks: sources dims by 1 mag and gets redder

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-25 07:53:45
Flux: 18.14 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-04-24 13:20:38
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/2016jbv