Discovery certificate for object 2018beo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 18144 [ 2018TNSTR.581....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-05-05 11:04:56
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 2018beo
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18bcx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:34:42.880 (128.678667) DEC = +24:12:00.18 (24.20005)
Discovery date: 2018-05-02 04:36:28 (JD=2458240.6919907)


Remarks: candidate SN near starforming galaxy SDSS J083442.85+241157.4

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-02 04:36:28
Flux: 18.84 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-04 10:55:12
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/2018beo