Discovery certificate for object 2018jld
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25913 [ 2018TNSTR1880....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-06 11:05:53
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 2018jld
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18drn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:00:02.220 (300.00925) DEC = +02:12:26.71 (2.207419)
Discovery date: 2018-11-14 22:07:40 (JD=2458437.4219907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy GALEXASC J200002.26+021222.3, rising

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-14 22:07:40
Flux: 19.43 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-21 19:10:33
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/2018jld