Discovery certificate for object 2017jzt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16483 [ 2018TNSTR..55....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-01-14 11:04:55
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 2017jzt
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18adj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:38:41.640 (174.6735) DEC = +27:50:58.20 (27.8495)
Discovery date: 2017-12-26 22:33:36 (JD=2458114.44)


Remarks: Candidate SN near galaxy SDSS J113841.18+275103.8, aka MASTER OT J113841.74+275059.1

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-26 22:33:36
Flux: 18.83 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-24 09:15:50
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/2017jzt