Discovery certificate for object 2017ivk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15275 [ 2017TNSTR1396....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-11 15:43:15
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 2017ivk
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17dex
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:41:56.200 (25.484167) DEC = +01:04:44.83 (1.079119)
Discovery date: 2017-12-05 18:15:50 (JD=2458093.2609954)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy GALEXASC J014156.10+010446.7

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-05 18:15:50
Flux: 18.94 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-23 19:19:12
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/2017ivk