Discovery certificate for object 2017cpw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10419 [ 2017TNSTR.385....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-01 16:44:13
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 2017cpw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17awo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:19:07.500 (199.78125) DEC = +85:29:51.50 (85.497639)
Discovery date: 2017-03-30 10:49:26 (JD=2457842.9509954)


Remarks: blue transient on DSS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-30 10:49:26
Flux: 17.89 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-02-22 17:36:57
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/2017cpw