Discovery certificate for object 2018cwl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19755 [ 2018TNSTR.902....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-29 14:15:56
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 2018cwl
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18bpx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:07:56.490 (241.985375) DEC = +25:32:47.54 (25.546539)
Discovery date: 2018-06-21 16:46:33 (JD=2458291.1989931)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J16075672+2532473 GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-21 16:46:33
Flux: 18.96 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-04 12:24:28
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/2018cwl