Discovery certificate for object 2018hvw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24016 [ 2018TNSTR1699....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-05 11:06:24
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 2018hvw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dgl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:10:24.270 (347.601125) DEC = +10:44:13.92 (10.7372)
Discovery date: 2018-10-29 08:41:16 (JD=2458420.8619907)


Remarks: candidate SN rising near galaxy SDSS J231024.24+104416.1

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-29 08:41:16
Flux: 19.7 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-23 12:34:33
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/2018hvw