Discovery certificate for object 2017fcb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12326 [ 2017TNSTR.730....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-03 07:05:57
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2017fcb
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17brf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:21:08.010 (275.283375) DEC = +45:00:55.66 (45.015461)
Discovery date: 2017-07-01 06:07:12.000 (JD=2457935.755)


Remarks: candidate SN, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia, near GALEXASC J182107.98+450102.7

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-01 06:07:12.000
Flux: 18.56 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-11 12:07:12
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/2017fcb