Discovery certificate for object 2018mi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16689 [ 2018TNSTR.142....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-02-01 10:31:51
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 2018mi
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18ahm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:03:52.440 (165.9685) DEC = -33:19:11.32 (-33.319811)
Discovery date: 2018-01-28 15:43:12 (JD=2458147.155)


Remarks: candidate SN declining near galaxy 6dFGS gJ110352.2-331913, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-01-28 15:43:12
Flux: 18.49 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-01-02 21:47:31
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/2018mi