Discovery certificate for object 2018cio
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19236 [ 2018TNSTR.789....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-10 20:46:31
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 2018cio
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18bmc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:38:42.060 (324.67525) DEC = -73:18:54.61 (-73.315169)
Discovery date: 2018-06-08 20:24:00 (JD=2458278.35)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy 2MASX J21384134-7318539

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-08 20:24:00
Flux: 18.13 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-11 22:10:33
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/2018cio