Discovery certificate for object 2017fbe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12300 [ 2017TNSTR.716....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-01 07:04:08
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 2017fbe
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bqt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:51:18.540 (27.82725) DEC = -44:46:24.42 (-44.77345)
Discovery date: 2017-06-29 06:30:14 (JD=2457933.7709954)


Remarks: candidate SN near 3 galaxies GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-29 06:30:14
Flux: 18.95 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-02 00:40:19
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/2017fbe