Discovery certificate for object 2017cew
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10086

Date Received (UTC): 2017-03-16 13:24:29
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 2017cew
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17aqw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:16:52.58 (94.219083) DEC = -12:30:08.53 (-12.502369)
Discovery date: 2017-03-11 21:23:02 (JD=2457824.3909954)


Remarks: candidate SN near emission-line galaxy 2MASX J06165198-1230044

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-11 21:23:02
Flux: 18.69 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-14 08:18:14
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/2017cew