Discovery certificate for object 2018iiz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24837 [ 2018TNSTR1751....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-11 16:45:35
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 2018iiz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dja
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:37:24.240 (144.351) DEC = -06:23:24.18 (-6.39005)
Discovery date: 2018-11-09 23:32:38.000 (JD=2458432.4809954)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J09372439-0623261

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-09 23:32:38.000
Flux: 17.88 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-20 05:31:12
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2018iiz