Discovery certificate for object 2017fme
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12618 [ 2017TNSTR.769....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-15 09:21:40
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 2017fme
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17btm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:48:12.140 (177.050583) DEC = -67:50:38.65 (-67.844069)
Discovery date: 2017-07-13 01:26:24 (JD=2457947.56)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J11481150-6750345, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-13 01:26:24
Flux: 17.96 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-04 03:38:52
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/2017fme