Discovery certificate for object 2018cmy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19398 [ 2018TNSTR.812....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-13 22:41:58
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 2018cmy
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18bmy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:59:06.360 (284.7765) DEC = -85:45:51.55 (-85.764319)
Discovery date: 2018-06-12 16:23:31 (JD=2458282.1829977)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J18590552-8545526 GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-12 16:23:31
Flux: 18.45 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-15 20:35:31
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/2018cmy