Discovery certificate for object 2018gve
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23100 [ 2018TNSTR1454....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-27 11:03:13
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 2018gve
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cua
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:30:07.460 (37.531083) DEC = -69:38:59.10 (-69.64975)
Discovery date: 2018-09-26 01:26:24 (JD=2458387.56)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J02300831-6939020

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-26 01:26:24
Flux: 18.77 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-19 19:49:26
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/2018gve