Discovery certificate for object 2017fug
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12851 [ 2017TNSTR.818....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-30 10:38:58
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 2017fug
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bwl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:58:23.000 (209.595833) DEC = +09:32:03.41 (9.534281)
Discovery date: 2017-07-25 20:39:50.000 (JD=2457960.3609954)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy LEDA 1366485 GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-25 20:39:50.000
Flux: 18.58 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-20 09:18:43
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/2017fug