Discovery certificate for object 2018azy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17957 [ 2018TNSTR.532....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-04-23 14:14:38
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 2018azy
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18azy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:52:48.510 (298.202125) DEC = +42:13:03.83 (42.217731)
Discovery date: 2018-04-19 12:40:19 (JD=2458228.0279977)


Remarks: candidate SN 10 arcsec from galaxy 2MASX J19524902+4213104

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-19 12:40:19
Flux: 17.33 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-20 08:36:57
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/2018azy