Discovery certificate for object 2017cjl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10216 [ 2017TNSTR.341....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-03-23 18:11:54
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2017cjl
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17ate
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:21:28.230 (125.367625) DEC = -15:00:38.41 (-15.010669)
Discovery date: 2017-03-17 16:53:45.000 (JD=2457830.2039931)


Remarks: blue transient on DSS source, close to UV source GALEXASC J082128.30-150038.2

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-17 16:53:45.000
Flux: 17.25 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-18 19:52:19
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/2017cjl