Discovery certificate for object 2017cue
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10540 [ 2017TNSTR.396....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-04 09:21:36
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: SN 2017cue
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17axl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:11:26.610 (332.860875) DEC = -18:21:52.70 (-18.364639)
Discovery date: 2017-04-03 00:38:52 (JD=2457846.5269907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy APMUKS(BJ) B220842.33-183644.6, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-03 00:38:52
Flux: 18.11 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-12-31 21:33:07
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/2017cue