Discovery certificate for object 2017fql
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12745 [ 2017TNSTR.806....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-25 08:02:37
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 2017fql
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bvr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:22:24.070 (35.600292) DEC = +31:33:28.62 (31.55795)
Discovery date: 2017-07-22 16:56:38 (JD=2457957.2059954)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy SDSS J022223.84+313330.1

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-22 16:56:38
Flux: 18.96 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-12 00:14:24
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/2017fql