Discovery certificate for object 2017iec
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14731 [ 2017TNSTR1261....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-15 17:48:55
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 2017iec
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17cwu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:34:02.780 (98.511583) DEC = +41:19:50.56 (41.330711)
Discovery date: 2017-11-11 11:35:31 (JD=2458068.9829977)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy 2MASX J06340305+4119464 GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-11 11:35:31
Flux: 18.13 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-28 11:26:52
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/2017iec