Discovery certificate for object 2017cnv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10355 [ 2017TNSTR.375....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-03-30 12:57:54
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 2017cnv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17aul
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:28:53.080 (202.221167) DEC = -65:10:48.14 (-65.180039)
Discovery date: 2017-03-23 03:46:04 (JD=2457835.6569907)


Remarks: blue transient in galactic plane on top of faint DSS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-23 03:46:04
Flux: 17.73 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-02-22 15:53:16
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/2017cnv