Discovery certificate for object 2018cbq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 18964 [ 2018TNSTR.721....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-05-29 09:32:36
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 2018cbq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18biy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:17:02.760 (334.2615) DEC = +42:53:02.18 (42.883939)
Discovery date: 2018-05-25 08:05:16 (JD=2458263.8369907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J22170183+4253033 GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-25 08:05:16
Flux: 18.67 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-10 08:26:52
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/2018cbq