Discovery certificate for object 2018jje
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25842 [ 2018TNSTR1864....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-04 11:04:05
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018jje
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18drd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:59:50.780 (239.961583) DEC = +33:57:12.35 (33.953431)
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 03:24:28 (JD=2458455.6419907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J15595031+3357068

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 03:24:28
Flux: 18.65 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-14 23:32:38
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/2018jje