Discovery certificate for object 2017cxp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10640 [ 2017TNSTR.411....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-08 10:50:46
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 2017cxp
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17ayh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:48:50.720 (222.211333) DEC = +57:46:09.01 (57.769169)
Discovery date: 2017-04-06 04:55:12 (JD=2457849.705)


Remarks: candidate SN in emission line galaxy MCG+10-21-032, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-06 04:55:12
Flux: 18.15 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-02-25 12:07:12
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/2017cxp