Discovery certificate for object 2017fru
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12783 [ 2017TNSTR.815....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-29 15:31:56
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 2017fru
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bwf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:57:32.370 (59.384875) DEC = +45:42:09.47 (45.702631)
Discovery date: 2017-07-25 00:21:36 (JD=2457959.515)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J03573276+4542074, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-25 00:21:36
Flux: 17.96 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-18 06:12:57
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/2017fru