Discovery certificate for object 2018dee
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 20022 [ 2018TNSTR.942....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-07 17:11:48
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 2018dee
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18bsg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:04:06.750 (61.028125) DEC = -16:56:11.22 (-16.93645)
Discovery date: 2018-06-22 19:29:16 (JD=2458292.3119907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 6dFGS gJ040406.1-165610 GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-22 19:29:16
Flux: 20.78 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-16 12:25:55
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/2018dee