Discovery certificate for object 2018glg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22775 [ 2018TNSTR1399....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-17 07:38:22
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 2018glg
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cqv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:52:32.300 (328.134583) DEC = +49:04:19.45 (49.072069)
Discovery date: 2018-09-14 18:31:40 (JD=2458376.2719907)


Remarks: new blue source near the Galactic plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-14 18:31:40
Flux: 16.86 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-01 00:25:55
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/2018glg