Discovery certificate for object 2018euv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21410 [ 2018TNSTR1130....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-09 22:23:13
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 2018euv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cbs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:25:25.620 (36.35675) DEC = -16:19:44.51 (-16.329031)
Discovery date: 2018-08-08 12:59:02 (JD=2458339.0409954)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy LEDA 899547

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-08 12:59:02
Flux: 18.69 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-06 21:05:45
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/2018euv