Discovery certificate for object 2017gzx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13857 [ 2017TNSTR1056....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-01 10:43:44
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 2017gzx
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17clg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:42:51.240 (220.7135) DEC = +32:59:50.82 (32.99745)
Discovery date: 2017-09-27 20:42:43 (JD=2458024.3629977)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy SDSS J144251.28+325953.1

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-27 20:42:43
Flux: 17.44 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-10 10:20:38
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/2017gzx