Discovery certificate for object 2018en
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16428 [ 2018TNSTR..44....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-01-12 14:33:39
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 2018en
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18acy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:09:05.040 (92.271) DEC = -63:13:14.95 (-63.220819)
Discovery date: 2018-01-10 16:37:55 (JD=2458129.1929977)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy 2MASX J06090561-6313159 GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-01-10 16:37:55
Flux: 18.04 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-12-13 04:55:12
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/2018en