Discovery certificate for object 2018gcz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22509 [ 2018TNSTR1343....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-10 10:01:27
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018gcz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cnt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:29:05.070 (217.271125) DEC = -41:21:17.32 (-41.354811)
Discovery date: 2018-09-06 08:21:07 (JD=2458367.8479977)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J14290608-4121374

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-06 08:21:07
Flux: 18.24 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-02 03:00:00
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/2018gcz