Discovery certificate for object 2017fcv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12348 [ 2017TNSTR.734....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-04 21:38:05
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 2017fcv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17brw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:00:06.090 (0.025375) DEC = -48:10:00.23 (-48.166731)
Discovery date: 2017-07-03 00:23:02 (JD=2457937.5159954)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy LEDA 490478

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-03 00:23:02
Flux: 18.2 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-28 08:28:19
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/2017fcv