Discovery certificate for object 2018aeu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17272 [ 2018TNSTR.337....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-03-12 09:26:06
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 2018aeu
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18aop
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:52:01.450 (208.006042) DEC = -44:09:11.95 (-44.153319)
Discovery date: 2018-03-09 08:49:55 (JD=2458186.8679977)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J13520119-4409078, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-03-09 08:49:55
Flux: 18.5 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-02-01 23:00:57
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/2018aeu