Discovery certificate for object 2017iwv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15323 [ 2017TNSTR1404....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-13 16:05:30
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 2017iwv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17dgp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:38:30.670 (204.627792) DEC = -27:32:05.46 (-27.53485)
Discovery date: 2017-12-12 05:19:40 (JD=2458099.7219907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 6dFGS gJ133830.4-273210

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-12 05:19:40
Flux: 18.43 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-09 09:15:50
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/2017iwv