Discovery certificate for object 2018cwo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19761 [ 2018TNSTR.902....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-29 14:35:09
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 2018cwo
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18bqd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:45:52.220 (56.467583) DEC = -07:27:39.85 (-7.461069)
Discovery date: 2018-06-23 03:05:45 (JD=2458292.6289931)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy LEDA 1018615

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-23 03:05:45
Flux: 18.62 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-16 18:34:33
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/2018cwo