Discovery certificate for object 2017idt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14721 [ 2017TNSTR1261....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-15 17:38:17
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 2017idt
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17cwk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:27:49.830 (336.957625) DEC = -75:37:38.39 (-75.627331)
Discovery date: 2017-11-12 18:00:00 (JD=2458070.25)


Remarks: new transient arcsec from centre of galaxy LEDA 243671

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-12 18:00:00
Flux: 18.64 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-18 07:59:31
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/2017idt