Discovery certificate for object 2018azz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17959 [ 2018TNSTR.532....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-04-23 14:16:36
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 2018azz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18baa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:30:36.130 (7.650542) DEC = -34:22:49.55 (-34.380431)
Discovery date: 2018-04-19 08:15:21 (JD=2458227.8439931)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy ESO 350-24

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-19 08:15:21
Flux: 18.11 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-01-14 01:19:12
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/2018azz