Discovery certificate for object 2017fzq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13023 [ 2017TNSTR.856....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-08-09 12:58:35
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 2017fzq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bzo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:39:23.190 (54.846625) DEC = -69:55:02.50 (-69.917361)
Discovery date: 2017-08-07 06:38:52 (JD=2457972.7769907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galay LEDA 276395

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-08-07 06:38:52
Flux: 18.82 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-05 08:41:16
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/2017fzq