Discovery certificate for object 2017kh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7983 [ 2017TNSTR..64....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-17 19:51:09
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2017kh
Discoverer internal name: Gaia17adm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:23:18.190 (65.825792) DEC = -22:26:24.00 (-22.44)
Discovery date: 2017-01-10 14:34:04 (JD=2457764.1069907)


Remarks: candidate SN 2 arcsec from centre of galaxy LEDA 814191

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-10 14:34:04
Flux: 18.7 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-18 04:36:28
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/2017kh