Discovery certificate for object 2017euo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12112 [ 2017TNSTR.666....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-18 09:16:23
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 2017euo
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17boj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:46:44.270 (116.684458) DEC = -30:56:30.59 (-30.941831)
Discovery date: 2017-06-16 07:30:43 (JD=2457920.8129977)


Remarks: transient near Galactic plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-16 07:30:43
Flux: 18 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-07 20:31:12
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/2017euo