Discovery certificate for object 2017izp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15404 [ 2017TNSTR1441....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-19 13:23:52
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 2017izp
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17dhm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:02:32.960 (225.637333) DEC = +31:20:11.58 (31.33655)
Discovery date: 2017-12-15 14:35:31 (JD=2458103.1079977)


Remarks: declining candidate SN near galaxy SDSS J150233.09+312011.9, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-15 14:35:31
Flux: 18.65 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-23 22:13:26
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/2017izp