Discovery certificate for object 2017jdl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15515 [ 2017TNSTR1465....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-24 09:44:51
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 2017jdl
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17djf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:13:31.090 (33.379542) DEC = +26:30:49.82 (26.513839)
Discovery date: 2017-12-22 02:35:31 (JD=2458109.6079977)


Remarks: candidate SN near centre of galaxy 2MASX J02133116+2630487

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-22 02:35:31
Flux: 18.14 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-12-22 00:48:57
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/2017jdl