Discovery certificate for object 2017cef
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10065 [ 2017TNSTR.302....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-03-12 10:47:52
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 2017cef
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17aqj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:41:45.500 (295.439583) DEC = +33:54:01.30 (33.900361)
Discovery date: 2017-03-09 23:48:28 (JD=2457822.4919907)


Remarks: candidate CV, blue transient near galactic plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-09 23:48:28
Flux: 17.5 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-22 12:33:07
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/2017cef