Discovery certificate for object 2018hia
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23528 [ 2018TNSTR1575....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-14 21:22:42
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 2018hia
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18czf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:22:28.190 (155.617458) DEC = +36:35:58.60 (36.599611)
Discovery date: 2018-10-10 16:49:26 (JD=2458402.2009954)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy IC 2568

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-10 16:49:26
Flux: 18.92 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-03 06:25:55
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/2018hia