Discovery certificate for object 2016jgg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7625 [ 2016TNSTR1109....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-31 17:17:46
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 2016jgg
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16cgl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:13:30.810 (3.378375) DEC = -54:49:56.39 (-54.832331)
Discovery date: 2016-12-30 08:51:21 (JD=2457752.8689931)


Remarks: blue transient on DSS blob

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-30 08:51:21
Flux: 18.62 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-12-09 04:49:26
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/2016jgg