Discovery certificate for object 2017cvs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10587 [ 2017TNSTR.400....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-05 12:53:06
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 2017cvs
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17axr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:36:36.660 (114.15275) DEC = -52:15:16.34 (-52.254539)
Discovery date: 2017-04-03 22:16:19 (JD=2457847.4279977)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J07363613-5215201

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-03 22:16:19
Flux: 18.28 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-04 10:30:43
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/2017cvs