Discovery certificate for object 2017eni
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11891 [ 2017TNSTR.632....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-06 07:35:49
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: SN 2017eni
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17blw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:05:10.780 (46.294917) DEC = -45:33:03.49 (-45.550969)
Discovery date: 2017-06-05 00:46:04 (JD=2457909.5319907)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy 6dFGS gJ030511.0-453304

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-05 00:46:04
Flux: 17.71 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-04-24 09:43:12
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/2017eni