Discovery certificate for object 2017jbh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15452 [ 2017TNSTR1445....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-20 08:11:16
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 2017jbh
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17dih
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:56:05.310 (209.022125) DEC = +61:17:25.19 (61.290331)
Discovery date: 2017-12-19 02:13:55 (JD=2458106.5929977)


Remarks: declining blue transient near very faint source SDSS J135605.33+611725.1

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-19 02:13:55
Flux: 18.17 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-15 22:32:09
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/2017jbh