Discovery certificate for object 2017edz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11599 [ 2017TNSTR.567....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-05-19 17:54:45
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 2017edz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bhf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:39:45.620 (339.940083) DEC = +34:22:46.85 (34.379681)
Discovery date: 2017-05-15 23:15:21 (JD=2457889.4689931)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy in a cluster of galaxies MCG+06-49-068

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-05-15 23:15:21
Flux: 18.83 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-17 23:55:40
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/2017edz