Discovery certificate for object 2017hsk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14391 [ 2017TNSTR1198....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-01 17:42:36
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 2017hsk
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17crp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:56:31.350 (149.130625) DEC = +09:49:13.91 (9.820531)
Discovery date: 2017-10-22 16:17:45 (JD=2458049.1789931)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J09563191+0949199 GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-22 16:17:45
Flux: 18.8 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-09 05:55:40
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/2017hsk