Discovery certificate for object 2017igo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14803 [ 2017TNSTR1278....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-19 13:17:38
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 2017igo
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17cyp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:35:06.150 (23.775625) DEC = -59:34:13.40 (-59.570389)
Discovery date: 2017-11-16 11:49:55 (JD=2458073.9929977)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy APMBGC 113-118-000, GS-TEC predicts SN II

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-16 11:49:55
Flux: 18.83 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-12 02:02:24
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/2017igo