Discovery certificate for object 2018ckc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19300 [ 2018TNSTR.801....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-12 14:01:32
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 2018ckc
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18bmr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:37:04.430 (219.268458) DEC = -63:30:37.22 (-63.510339)
Discovery date: 2018-06-10 15:01:26 (JD=2458280.1259954)


Remarks: blue Galactic plane transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-10 15:01:26
Flux: 18.19 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-10 10:48:00
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/2018ckc