Discovery certificate for object 2017ijr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14893 [ 2017TNSTR1294....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-21 11:00:12
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: SN 2017ijr
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17czt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:46:51.070 (116.712792) DEC = +15:23:56.83 (15.399119)
Discovery date: 2017-11-20 11:57:07 (JD=2458077.9979977)


Remarks: candidate SN near centre of galaxy SDSS J074651.10+152357.2, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-20 11:57:07
Flux: 17.64 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-29 11:55:40
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/2017ijr