Discovery certificate for object 2018leu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27673 [ 2019TNSTR...4....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-01 16:24:50
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 2018leu
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19aab
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:56:44.750 (224.186458) DEC = +81:29:46.57 (81.496269)
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 02:52:48 (JD=2458482.62)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J14564588+8129454

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 02:52:48
Flux: 18.26 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-22 21:53:16
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/2018leu