Discovery certificate for object 2017cyq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10673 [ 2017TNSTR.423....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-12 06:52:37
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 2017cyq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17aza
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:25:47.220 (66.44675) DEC = -45:28:03.61 (-45.467669)
Discovery date: 2017-04-09 03:53:16 (JD=2457852.6619907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J04254788-4528064, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-09 03:53:16
Flux: 18.47 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-02 03:08:38
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/2017cyq