Discovery certificate for object 2017hbp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13906 [ 2017TNSTR1071....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-05 09:59:28
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 2017hbp
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17cmr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:48:37.380 (132.15575) DEC = +14:29:13.13 (14.486981)
Discovery date: 2017-10-03 16:12:00 (JD=2458030.175)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy LEDA 1459417

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-03 16:12:00
Flux: 18.23 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-15 16:58:04
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/2017hbp