Discovery certificate for object 2017jfv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15589 [ 2017TNSTR1485....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-28 23:07:24
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: SN 2017jfv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17dkl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:38:25.350 (204.605625) DEC = -31:15:52.70 (-31.264639)
Discovery date: 2017-12-25 23:31:12 (JD=2458113.48)


Remarks: candidate SN rising near emission line galaxy ESO 444-89 (also LEDA 2793451)

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-25 23:31:12
Flux: 17.58 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-12-13 03:37:26
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/2017jfv