Discovery certificate for object 2018hid
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23531 [ 2018TNSTR1575....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-14 21:25:46
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 2018hid
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18czi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:46:31.950 (341.633125) DEC = -38:38:34.44 (-38.6429)
Discovery date: 2018-10-10 07:52:19 (JD=2458401.8279977)


Remarks: blue transient on DSS blob

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-10 07:52:19
Flux: 19 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-04 19:45:07
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/2018hid