Discovery certificate for object 2017gqx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13577 [ 2017TNSTR.986....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-10 11:19:45
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 2017gqx
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17cgw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:58:14.720 (14.561333) DEC = +37:32:39.88 (37.544411)
Discovery date: 2017-09-07 12:11:31 (JD=2458004.0079977)


Remarks: candidate SN near GALEXASC J005814.45+373235.8 (and extended PanSTARRS source)

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-07 12:11:31
Flux: 18.93 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-24 18:04:19
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/2017gqx