Discovery certificate for object 2017cvy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10595 [ 2017TNSTR.400....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-05 22:29:38
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 2017cvy
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17axz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:04:19.750 (316.082292) DEC = +21:24:16.34 (21.404539)
Discovery date: 2017-04-04 05:58:33 (JD=2457847.7489931)


Remarks: candidate SN in outskirts of galaxy LEDA 66027, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-04 05:58:33
Flux: 18.77 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-19 23:48:28
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/2017cvy