Discovery certificate for object 2017bov
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 9630 [ 2017TNSTR.264....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-03-01 09:55:02
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 2017bov
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17anv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:05:00.680 (166.252833) DEC = -62:38:23.03 (-62.639731)
Discovery date: 2017-02-26 20:15:21 (JD=2457811.3439931)


Remarks: candidate CV rising in galactic plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-02-26 20:15:21
Flux: 17.63 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-25 09:00:00
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/2017bov