Discovery certificate for object 2018gle
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22772 [ 2018TNSTR1399....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-17 07:35:56
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: SN 2018gle
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cqs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:25:03.010 (66.262542) DEC = -14:36:47.92 (-14.613311)
Discovery date: 2018-09-15 06:30:14 (JD=2458376.7709954)


Remarks: candidate SN in outskirts of edge-on galaxy 2MASS J04250249-1436597

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-15 06:30:14
Flux: 18.78 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-14 18:46:04
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/2018gle