Discovery certificate for object 2017glw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13371 [ 2017TNSTR.958....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-03 17:44:13
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: SN 2017glw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17cfc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:35:04.600 (113.769167) DEC = -46:55:20.50 (-46.922361)
Discovery date: 2017-09-02 12:17:16 (JD=2457999.0119907)


Remarks: candidate SN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-02 12:17:16
Flux: 17.33 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-14 06:15:50
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/2017glw