Discovery certificate for object 2018gie
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22674 [ 2018TNSTR1385....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-15 16:52:03
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 2018gie
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cqd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:19:41.980 (49.924917) DEC = +11:30:16.38 (11.50455)
Discovery date: 2018-09-13 00:00:00 (JD=2458374.5)


Remarks: fast flare on red star

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-13 00:00:00
Flux: 14.85 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-18 12:50:24
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/2018gie