Discovery certificate for object 2017fpm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12714 [ 2017TNSTR.795....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-23 10:30:32
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 2017fpm
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bup
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:07:48.830 (301.953458) DEC = -70:42:05.76 (-70.7016)
Discovery date: 2017-07-18 07:01:55 (JD=2457952.7929977)


Remarks: candidate SN near DSS blob, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-18 07:01:55
Flux: 18.52 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-24 21:01:26
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/2017fpm