Discovery certificate for object 2018gli
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22777 [ 2018TNSTR1399....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-17 07:39:29
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 2018gli
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cqx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:22:16.890 (110.570375) DEC = -49:00:04.46 (-49.001239)
Discovery date: 2018-09-16 01:16:19 (JD=2458377.5529977)


Remarks: apparently hostless blue transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-16 01:16:19
Flux: 17.91 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-25 19:17:45
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/2018gli