Discovery certificate for object 2018cxp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19795 [ 2018TNSTR.906....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-30 05:23:09
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 2018cxp
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18bqs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:02:12.810 (195.553375) DEC = -32:45:56.95 (-32.765819)
Discovery date: 2018-06-26 17:21:07 (JD=2458296.2229977)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J13021282-3246007

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-26 17:21:07
Flux: 18.6 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-05 23:18:14
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/2018cxp