Discovery certificate for object 2018gly
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22799 [ 2018TNSTR1399....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-17 18:15:05
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 2018gly
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18crg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:33:45.480 (218.4395) DEC = -18:26:33.32 (-18.442589)
Discovery date: 2018-09-14 16:24:57 (JD=2458376.1839931)


Remarks: Gaia source (on faint PanSTARRS source) brightens by 1.5 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-14 16:24:57
Flux: 19.31 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-14 10:24:57
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/2018gly