Discovery certificate for object 2017djx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11026 [ 2017TNSTR.491....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-29 18:13:51
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 2017djx
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bcw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:52:05.050 (43.021042) DEC = -71:20:24.07 (-71.340019)
Discovery date: 2017-04-28 01:42:14 (JD=2457871.5709954)


Remarks: blue transient, hostless

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-28 01:42:14
Flux: 18.42 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-04-03 01:50:52
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/2017djx