Discovery certificate for object 2017bee
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 9310 [ 2017TNSTR.218....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-02-21 18:46:16
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 2017bee
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17alb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:19:57.920 (214.991333) DEC = +05:01:06.92 (5.018589)
Discovery date: 2017-02-15 00:56:09 (JD=2457799.5389931)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy SDSS J141957.86+050107.7

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-02-15 00:56:09
Flux: 18.74 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-12 13:52:19
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/2017bee