Discovery certificate for object 2018hiq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23547 [ 2018TNSTR1575....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-14 22:45:34
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 2018hiq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18czx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:50:17.680 (327.573667) DEC = -35:43:49.19 (-35.730331)
Discovery date: 2018-10-10 08:03:50 (JD=2458401.8359954)


Remarks: blue source brightens by 0.2 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-10 08:03:50
Flux: 18.47 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-28 11:31:12
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/2018hiq