Discovery certificate for object 2018eeq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 20889 [ 2018TNSTR1040....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-27 11:48:10
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 2018eeq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18bwz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:38:26.700 (174.61125) DEC = +03:22:05.92 (3.368311)
Discovery date: 2018-07-25 17:26:52 (JD=2458325.2269907)


Remarks: Known dwarf nova QZ Vir in outburst

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-25 17:26:52
Flux: 10.96 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-16 08:34:04
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/2018eeq