Discovery certificate for object 2018cet
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19096 [ 2018TNSTR.755....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-05 10:53:53
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 2018cet
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18bjo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:16:25.590 (304.106625) DEC = -42:11:41.17 (-42.194769)
Discovery date: 2018-05-28 07:58:04 (JD=2458266.8319907)


Remarks: candidate SN 10 arcsecs from galaxy LEDA 567088

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-28 07:58:04
Flux: 18.83 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-06 21:38:52
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/2018cet