Discovery certificate for object 2017erj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12015 [ 2017TNSTR.650....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-13 07:27:31
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 2017erj
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bne
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:32:16.800 (98.07) DEC = -42:54:48.24 (-42.9134)
Discovery date: 2017-06-12 03:02:52 (JD=2457916.6269907)


Remarks: candidate SN 18 arcsec from galaxy 2MASX J06321839-4254439, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-12 03:02:52
Flux: 18.47 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-04-07 16:16:19
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/2017erj