Discovery certificate for object 2017ide
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14706 [ 2017TNSTR1261....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-15 00:42:24
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 2017ide
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17cvv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:14:51.740 (273.715583) DEC = -21:03:47.95 (-21.063319)
Discovery date: 2017-11-10 18:57:36 (JD=2458068.29)


Remarks: Gaia source in the Galactic Plane brightens by ~1.2mags

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-10 18:57:36
Flux: 19.01 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-04 12:51:50
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/2017ide