Discovery certificate for object 2018dji
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 20194 [ 2018TNSTR.971....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-13 10:01:08
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 2018dji
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18btv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:38:53.170 (54.721542) DEC = -37:30:07.81 (-37.502169)
Discovery date: 2018-06-18 19:45:07 (JD=2458288.3229977)


Remarks: declining candidate SN in galaxy 2MASX J03385288-3730085

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-18 19:45:07
Flux: 17.99 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-06 10:49:26
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/2018dji