Discovery certificate for object 2018jgg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25740 [ 2018TNSTR1841....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-30 08:50:51
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 2018jgg
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dpi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:00:29.280 (315.122) DEC = -43:18:07.45 (-43.302069)
Discovery date: 2018-11-27 19:35:02 (JD=2458450.3159954)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J21002921-4318085

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-27 19:35:02
Flux: 18.2 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-06 07:42:14
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/2018jgg