Discovery certificate for object 2018ilq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24955

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-13 14:00:44
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 2018ilq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18djw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:37:55.890 (174.482875) DEC = -47:49:59.20 (-47.833111)
Discovery date: 2018-11-02 00:11:31 (JD=2458424.5079977)


Remarks: rising blue transient in galaxy 2MASX J11375572-4750010, candidate SN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-02 00:11:31
Flux: 19.95 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-15 21:40:19
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/2018ilq