Discovery certificate for object 2017cxw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10648 [ 2017TNSTR.412....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-09 09:48:20
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 2017cxw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17ayp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:53:51.150 (58.463125) DEC = -51:37:12.14 (-51.620039)
Discovery date: 2017-04-07 19:59:31 (JD=2457851.3329977)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J03535106-5137146

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-07 19:59:31
Flux: 18.2 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-02-28 04:50:52
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/2017cxw