Discovery certificate for object 2017hww
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14526 [ 2017TNSTR1223....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-07 10:13:09
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 2017hww
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17cue
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:01:21.230 (0.338458) DEC = +58:25:22.98 (58.42305)
Discovery date: 2017-10-31 20:45:36 (JD=2458058.365)


Remarks: Galactic plane transient near DSS/PanSTARRS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-31 20:45:36
Flux: 18.64 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-22 04:24:57
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/2017hww