Discovery certificate for object 2017eyt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12233 [ 2017TNSTR.696....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-26 06:58:49
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: AT 2017eyt
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bqb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:42:29.720 (130.623833) DEC = -08:41:46.14 (-8.69615)
Discovery date: 2017-06-24 15:40:19 (JD=2457929.1529977)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy LEDA 1000400, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-24 15:40:19
Flux: 18.73 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-12 22:37:55
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/2017eyt