Discovery certificate for object 2017ejh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11761 [ 2017TNSTR.606....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-05-29 16:57:45
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 2017ejh
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bjz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:06:30.720 (316.628) DEC = -78:06:47.41 (-78.113169)
Discovery date: 2017-05-27 19:19:12 (JD=2457901.305)


Remarks: transient near faint DSS blob

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-05-27 19:19:12
Flux: 18.41 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-04-28 09:10:04
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/2017ejh