Discovery certificate for object 2018fqp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22107 [ 2018TNSTR1279....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-02 16:28:59
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 2018fqp
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18ckz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:57:09.890 (74.291208) DEC = +65:17:35.63 (65.293231)
Discovery date: 2018-08-29 11:22:33 (JD=2458359.9739931)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J04570859+6517405

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-29 11:22:33
Flux: 18.86 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-02 07:10:33
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/2018fqp