Discovery certificate for object 2018ge
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16478 [ 2018TNSTR..55....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-01-14 10:43:44
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 2018ge
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18ade
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:45:58.270 (101.492792) DEC = -57:13:47.28 (-57.2298)
Discovery date: 2018-01-11 10:32:09 (JD=2458129.9389931)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 6dFGS gJ064558.2-571400 declining, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-01-11 10:32:09
Flux: 17.88 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-12-11 06:38:52
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/2018ge