Discovery certificate for object 2017fij
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12514 [ 2017TNSTR.759....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-12 21:20:45
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 2017fij
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17btd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:39:47.020 (339.945917) DEC = +37:35:06.07 (37.585019)
Discovery date: 2017-07-11 06:43:12 (JD=2457945.78)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J22394726+3735054

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-11 06:43:12
Flux: 18.56 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-15 11:12:28
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/2017fij