Discovery certificate for object 2017imh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14978 [ 2017TNSTR1312....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-24 16:44:32
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 2017imh
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17daf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:01:37.820 (240.407583) DEC = +31:43:12.86 (31.720239)
Discovery date: 2017-11-20 21:59:02 (JD=2458078.4159954)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J16013775+3143188 GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-20 21:59:02
Flux: 18.97 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-01 16:19:12
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/2017imh