Discovery certificate for object 2017cjx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10228 [ 2017TNSTR.348....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-03-24 19:54:41
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 2017cjx
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17atk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:04:58.990 (286.245792) DEC = -16:16:37.70 (-16.277139)
Discovery date: 2017-03-19 06:38:52 (JD=2457831.7769907)


Remarks: blue transient near DSS blob

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-19 06:38:52
Flux: 17.38 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-08 18:23:02
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/2017cjx