Discovery certificate for object 2017fim
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12517 [ 2017TNSTR.759....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-12 21:27:34
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 2017fim
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17btg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:45:59.650 (161.498542) DEC = -47:48:13.39 (-47.803719)
Discovery date: 2017-06-10 21:48:57 (JD=2457915.4089931)


Remarks: candidate SN declining near galaxy LEDA 495523

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-10 21:48:57
Flux: 17.97 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-13 15:56:09
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/2017fim