Discovery certificate for object 2017jzl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16319 [ 2018TNSTR..23....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-01-07 21:00:16
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 2017jzl
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18abl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:02:08.680 (150.536167) DEC = -62:43:21.07 (-62.722519)
Discovery date: 2017-12-12 06:12:57 (JD=2458099.7589931)


Remarks: blue hostless transient near Galactic plane, declining

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-12 06:12:57
Flux: 18.67 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-04 05:29:45
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/2017jzl