Discovery certificate for object 2018haw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23298 [ 2018TNSTR1490....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-02 16:33:31
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 2018haw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cvv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:44:59.530 (311.248042) DEC = -64:25:56.03 (-64.432231)
Discovery date: 2018-10-01 13:55:12 (JD=2458393.08)


Remarks: transient near faint blue DSS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-01 13:55:12
Flux: 18.92 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-20 08:23:59
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/2018haw