Discovery certificate for object 2017erw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12028 [ 2017TNSTR.654....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-14 06:33:42
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 2017erw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bnh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:46:18.940 (26.578917) DEC = +13:26:33.29 (13.442581)
Discovery date: 2017-06-04 23:41:16 (JD=2457909.4869907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy SDSS J014618.67+132627.7

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-04 23:41:16
Flux: 20.42 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-03 18:00:00
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/2017erw