Discovery certificate for object 2018kjf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26879 [ 2018TNSTR1956....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-20 23:59:42
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 2018kjf
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dwv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:35:13.820 (263.807583) DEC = +32:58:17.51 (32.971531)
Discovery date: 2018-11-27 15:04:19 (JD=2458450.1279977)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy SDSS J173514.25+325821.2, rising

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-27 15:04:19
Flux: 20.3 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-17 03:30:14
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/2018kjf