Discovery certificate for object 2018cqr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19543 [ 2018TNSTR.844....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-18 10:37:34
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 2018cqr
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18boe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:55:40.620 (208.91925) DEC = -64:04:40.30 (-64.077861)
Discovery date: 2018-06-15 03:05:45.000 (JD=2458284.6289931)


Remarks: red Gaia source undergoing >1 mag dips

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-15 03:05:45.000
Flux: 20.01 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-28 20:54:14
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/2018cqr