Discovery certificate for object 2017hti
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14421 [ 2017TNSTR1204....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-03 12:24:18
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2017hti
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17csq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:55:34.170 (238.892375) DEC = -61:44:04.42 (-61.734561)
Discovery date: 2017-10-26 05:58:33.000 (JD=2458052.7489931)


Remarks: candidate CV, transient near Galactic plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-26 05:58:33.000
Flux: 18.59 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-15 14:51:21
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/2017hti