Discovery certificate for object 2018cxx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19808 [ 2018TNSTR.906....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-30 16:45:40
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 2018cxx
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18bqv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:17:43.860 (19.43275) DEC = +28:55:38.82 (28.92745)
Discovery date: 2018-06-07 20:11:02 (JD=2458277.3409954)


Remarks: Candidate SN in galaxy LEDA 1850325. GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-07 20:11:02
Flux: 19.9 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-01-29 01:56:38
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/2018cxx