Discovery certificate for object 2018hev
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23420 [ 2018TNSTR1534....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-09 16:08:03
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 2018hev
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cxx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:22:29.620 (290.623417) DEC = -37:21:02.74 (-37.350761)
Discovery date: 2018-10-06 08:21:07 (JD=2458397.8479977)


Remarks: Gaia source brightens by 0.5 mags

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-06 08:21:07
Flux: 16.54 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-08 07:43:40
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/2018hev