Discovery certificate for object 2018ajl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17421 [ 2018TNSTR.371....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-03-20 01:04:12
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: SN 2018ajl
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18aqx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:04:30.430 (286.126792) DEC = +46:54:00.40 (46.900111)
Discovery date: 2018-03-17 20:41:16 (JD=2458195.3619907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J19042995+4654078

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-03-17 20:41:16
Flux: 18.29 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-02-10 15:02:52
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/2018ajl