Discovery certificate for object 2017cvq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10584 [ 2017TNSTR.400....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-05 12:41:17
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2017cvq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17axo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:41:13.100 (310.304583) DEC = +36:24:46.37 (36.412881)
Discovery date: 2017-04-03 11:42:43 (JD=2457846.9879977)


Remarks: hostless transient in galactic plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-03 11:42:43
Flux: 17.79 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-11 05:36:57
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/2017cvq