Discovery certificate for object 2018cnl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19417 [ 2018TNSTR.825....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-15 11:52:59
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 2018cnl
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18bng
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:14:54.350 (213.726458) DEC = -60:34:40.30 (-60.577861)
Discovery date: 2018-06-12 22:53:45 (JD=2458282.4539931)


Remarks: blue Galactic plane transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-12 22:53:45
Flux: 18.67 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-02 10:45:07
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/2018cnl