Discovery certificate for object 2017hru
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14373 [ 2017TNSTR1198....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-01 15:12:40
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 2017hru
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17cqx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:52:23.140 (163.096417) DEC = -48:31:12.86 (-48.520239)
Discovery date: 2017-10-19 17:13:55 (JD=2458046.2179977)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J10522406-4831212, GS-TEC predicts SN II

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-19 17:13:55
Flux: 18.42 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-04 14:35:31
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/2017hru