Discovery certificate for object 2017ifr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14775 [ 2017TNSTR1264....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-16 11:04:19
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 2017ifr
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17cyb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:01:04.710 (315.269625) DEC = -59:48:41.51 (-59.811531)
Discovery date: 2017-11-14 18:17:16 (JD=2458072.2619907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy GALEXASC J210104.82-594841.8

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-14 18:17:16
Flux: 17.79 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-21 02:15:21
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/2017ifr