Discovery certificate for object 2017gia
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13261 [ 2017TNSTR.922....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-08-27 17:06:08
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 2017gia
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17ccn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:44:45.010 (101.187542) DEC = +00:13:39.90 (0.22775)
Discovery date: 2017-08-20 11:31:12 (JD=2457985.98)


Remarks: over 1 mag dip in YSO candidate 2MASS J06444500+0013398

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-08-20 11:31:12
Flux: 19.17 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-15 11:25:26
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/2017gia