Discovery certificate for object 2017fzz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13033

Date Received (UTC): 2017-08-10 10:02:58
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 2017fzz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17bzw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:15:19.76 (78.832333) DEC = +06:28:27.30 (6.47425)
Discovery date: 2017-08-05 05:12:28 (JD=2457970.7169907)


Remarks: candidate SN close to centre of cluster galaxy UGC 3270

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-08-05 05:12:28
Flux: 18.54 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-04-26 04:43:40
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/2017fzz