Discovery certificate for object 2017glt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13368 [ 2017TNSTR.958....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-03 17:37:32
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 2017glt
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17cez
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:25:26.720 (291.361333) DEC = +46:02:29.22 (46.04145)
Discovery date: 2017-09-02 09:21:36 (JD=2457998.89)


Remarks: bright blue hostless transient, candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-02 09:21:36
Flux: 16.11 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-13 23:08:09
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/2017glt