Discovery certificate for object 2017dbz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10792 [ 2017TNSTR.441....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-16 10:38:20
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 2017dbz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bac
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:20:31.560 (290.1315) DEC = -04:49:20.96 (-4.822489)
Discovery date: 2017-04-15 12:14:24.000 (JD=2457859.01)


Remarks: new Gaia source on DSS2 source near galactic plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-15 12:14:24.000
Flux: 17.49 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-18 06:25:55
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/2017dbz