Discovery certificate for object 2018gut
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23087 [ 2018TNSTR1451....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-26 09:16:18
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018gut
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18ctp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:59:54.220 (224.975917) DEC = -41:39:26.14 (-41.657261)
Discovery date: 2018-09-24 20:26:52 (JD=2458386.3519907)


Remarks: blue hostless transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-24 20:26:52
Flux: 18.85 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-05 20:26:52
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/2018gut