Discovery certificate for object 2017azx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 9191 [ 2017TNSTR.218....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-02-21 08:09:51
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 2017azx
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17akv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:01:34.760 (195.394833) DEC = +37:15:01.30 (37.250361)
Discovery date: 2017-02-14 12:21:36 (JD=2457799.015)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy SDSS J130134.53+371459.1, GS-TEC predicts SN II

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-02-14 12:21:36
Flux: 18.53 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-04 00:04:19
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/2017azx