Discovery certificate for object 2017ipd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15077 [ 2017TNSTR1344....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-28 12:34:26
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 2017ipd
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17dbx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:44:59.210 (281.246708) DEC = +14:23:32.50 (14.392361)
Discovery date: 2017-11-26 13:36:28 (JD=2458084.0669907)


Remarks: blue hostless transient near Galactic plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-26 13:36:28
Flux: 18.06 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-06 03:18:43
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/2017ipd