Discovery certificate for object 2017eup
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12113 [ 2017TNSTR.666....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-18 09:53:22
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 2017eup
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bok
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:10:42.390 (122.676625) DEC = -29:12:16.09 (-29.204469)
Discovery date: 2017-06-16 21:23:02 (JD=2457921.3909954)


Remarks: transient on DSS smudge GS-TEC predicts SN Ia at t=14

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-16 21:23:02
Flux: 18.64 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-09 04:19:12
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/2017eup