Discovery certificate for object 2018cyl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19827 [ 2018TNSTR.910....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-01 21:19:40
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 2018cyl
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18brg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:04:49.790 (91.207458) DEC = -22:52:52.79 (-22.881331)
Discovery date: 2018-06-30 02:00:57 (JD=2458299.5839931)


Remarks: candidate SN, blue transient on PanSTARRS fuzzy blob

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-30 02:00:57
Flux: 18.81 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-13 11:22:33
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/2018cyl