Discovery certificate for object 2017hyv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14579 [ 2017TNSTR1241....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-11 10:27:30
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 2017hyv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17cva
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:45:37.600 (296.406667) DEC = +28:05:32.64 (28.0924)
Discovery date: 2017-11-03 15:36:00 (JD=2458061.15)


Remarks: blue Galactic plane transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-03 15:36:00
Flux: 18.54 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-08 14:05:16
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/2017hyv