Discovery certificate for object 2017jzr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16429 [ 2018TNSTR..44....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-01-12 14:34:28
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 2017jzr
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18acz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:58:53.660 (359.723583) DEC = -47:28:58.73 (-47.482981)
Discovery date: 2017-12-23 19:09:07 (JD=2458111.2979977)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy LEDA 500667 GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-23 19:09:07
Flux: 18.78 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-19 19:52:19
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/2017jzr