Discovery certificate for object 2017ipe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15079 [ 2017TNSTR1344....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-28 12:39:05
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 2017ipe
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17dbz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:41:25.230 (55.355125) DEC = -25:29:31.06 (-25.491961)
Discovery date: 2017-11-26 11:31:12 (JD=2458083.98)


Remarks: candidate SN near faint extended PanSTARRS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-26 11:31:12
Flux: 18.93 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-28 17:39:50
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/2017ipe