Discovery certificate for object 2017fq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7833 [ 2017TNSTR..35....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-08 10:06:03
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 2017fq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17aaz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:35:12.820 (278.803417) DEC = +38:20:04.34 (38.334539)
Discovery date: 2017-01-03 06:40:19 (JD=2457756.7779977)


Remarks: outburst in known CV LL Lyr

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-03 06:40:19
Flux: 13.62 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-24 23:28:19
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/2017fq