Discovery certificate for object 2017gqi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13513 [ 2017TNSTR.980....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-08 15:08:42
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 2017gqi
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17cgl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:38:59.560 (9.748167) DEC = +39:19:25.43 (39.323731)
Discovery date: 2017-09-06 16:20:38 (JD=2458003.1809954)


Remarks: candidate SN near faint SDSS galaxy SDSS J003859.68+391926.5 GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-06 16:20:38
Flux: 18.88 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-24 06:00:00
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/2017gqi