Discovery certificate for object 2017ehl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11706 [ 2017TNSTR.591....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-05-25 22:15:09
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 2017ehl
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bjf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:06:34.360 (196.643167) DEC = -47:31:55.88 (-47.532189)
Discovery date: 2017-05-25 02:08:09 (JD=2457898.5889931)


Remarks: hostless, blue transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-05-25 02:08:09
Flux: 17.99 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-24 20:08:09
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/2017ehl