Discovery certificate for object 2017ijb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14874 [ 2017TNSTR1285....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-20 13:53:54
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 2017ijb
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17czj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:48:11.020 (177.045917) DEC = +51:07:44.08 (51.128911)
Discovery date: 2017-10-14 03:25:55 (JD=2458040.6429977)


Remarks: bright candidate SN near starforming galaxy SDSS J114810.85+510741.4, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-14 03:25:55
Flux: 20.15 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-23 15:17:16
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/2017ijb