Discovery certificate for object 2017jaz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15443 [ 2017TNSTR1441....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-19 18:43:04
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 2017jaz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17dia
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:14:02.460 (213.51025) DEC = -45:45:34.45 (-45.759569)
Discovery date: 2017-12-17 11:39:50 (JD=2458104.9859954)


Remarks: blue transient near Galactic Plane - candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-17 11:39:50
Flux: 16.64 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-12 15:02:52
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/2017jaz