Discovery certificate for object 2017jzw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16538 [ 2018TNSTR..84....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-01-18 10:56:21
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 2017jzw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18aei
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:01:15.400 (15.314167) DEC = -25:36:16.88 (-25.604689)
Discovery date: 2017-12-23 01:36:28 (JD=2458110.5669907)


Remarks: candidate SN near UV source GALEXASC J010115.35-253616.1 (and extended source in PanSTARRS)

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-23 01:36:28
Flux: 19.18 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-26 01:50:52
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/2017jzw