Discovery certificate for object 2018hvx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24017 [ 2018TNSTR1699....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-05 11:07:01
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 2018hvx
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dgm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:44:03.300 (326.01375) DEC = -67:30:40.64 (-67.511289)
Discovery date: 2018-10-01 01:48:00 (JD=2458392.575)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy APMUKS(BJ) B213957.80-674426.7

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-01 01:48:00
Flux: 18.32 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-19 02:15:21
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/2018hvx