Discovery certificate for object 2017ivo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15280 [ 2017TNSTR1396....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-11 17:44:30
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 2017ivo
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17dfc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:58:16.370 (29.568208) DEC = -00:31:27.12 (-0.5242)
Discovery date: 2017-12-06 06:12:57 (JD=2458093.7589931)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy SDSS J015816.34-003130.8 GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-06 06:12:57
Flux: 18.96 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-24 23:32:38
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/2017ivo