Discovery certificate for object 2018hoq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23754 [ 2018TNSTR1635....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-26 17:13:27
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 2018hoq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18ddz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:45:43.150 (341.429792) DEC = +05:11:09.92 (5.186089)
Discovery date: 2018-10-24 14:34:04 (JD=2458416.1069907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J22454308+0511090

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-24 14:34:04
Flux: 18.82 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-20 18:36:00
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/2018hoq