Discovery certificate for object 2017ihq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14835 [ 2017TNSTR1278....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-19 20:35:37
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 2017ihq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17cyx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:13:33.170 (348.388208) DEC = -56:05:08.88 (-56.0858)
Discovery date: 2017-11-17 12:07:12 (JD=2458075.005)


Remarks: blue hostless trasient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-17 12:07:12
Flux: 18.6 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-16 14:19:40
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/2017ihq