Discovery certificate for object 2017fgr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12468 [ 2017TNSTR.754....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-11 19:25:08
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 2017fgr
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bta
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:34:13.800 (158.5575) DEC = +16:36:51.41 (16.614281)
Discovery date: 2017-06-28 02:35:31 (JD=2457932.6079977)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy LEDA 1512901, rising

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-28 02:35:31
Flux: 19.11 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-21 16:58:04
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/2017fgr