Discovery certificate for object 2017coe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10365 [ 2017TNSTR.379....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-03-31 09:16:13
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 2017coe
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17auu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:25:41.680 (186.423667) DEC = -67:38:52.08 (-67.6478)
Discovery date: 2017-03-24 20:05:16 (JD=2457837.3369907)


Remarks: transient on top of faint DSS2 source near galactic plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-24 20:05:16
Flux: 18.66 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-02-24 03:59:02
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/2017coe