Discovery certificate for object 2018cqc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19521 [ 2018TNSTR.839....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-17 22:13:28
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018cqc
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18bnx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:19:15.930 (34.816375) DEC = +24:26:47.98 (24.446661)
Discovery date: 2018-06-16 00:34:33 (JD=2458285.5239931)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J02191651+2426330 GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-16 00:34:33
Flux: 18.72 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-17 01:12:00
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/2018cqc