Discovery certificate for object 2017fpe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12706 [ 2017TNSTR.792....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-22 19:25:53
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2017fpe
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bun
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:39:55.880 (9.982833) DEC = +14:15:41.90 (14.261639)
Discovery date: 2017-07-18 23:21:07 (JD=2457953.4729977)


Remarks: candidate SN in Seyfert 1 galaxy [VV2003c] J003956.0+141542

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-18 23:21:07
Flux: 18.76 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-16 07:26:24
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/2017fpe