Discovery certificate for object 2017end
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11885 [ 2017TNSTR.632....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-06 06:55:32
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 2017end
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17blq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:39:24.820 (339.853417) DEC = +72:11:58.99 (72.199719)
Discovery date: 2017-06-04 12:24:28 (JD=2457909.0169907)


Remarks: transient on faint PanSTARRS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-04 12:24:28
Flux: 17.88 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-06 16:39:21
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/2017end