Discovery certificate for object 2018hqg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23805 [ 2018TNSTR1652....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-30 00:04:15
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 2018hqg
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dev
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:18:53.500 (154.722917) DEC = -40:06:43.67 (-40.112131)
Discovery date: 2018-10-27 18:01:26 (JD=2458419.2509954)


Remarks: Gaia source coincident with candidate CV CRTS SSS120320 J101854-400644 brightens by almost 4 mags

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-27 18:01:26
Flux: 15.09 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-11 01:36:28
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/2018hqg