Discovery certificate for object 2018hzp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24156 [ 2018TNSTR1723....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-07 09:58:41
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 2018hzp
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dht
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:30:43.900 (217.682917) DEC = -67:59:48.95 (-67.996931)
Discovery date: 2018-11-05 08:29:45 (JD=2458427.8539931)


Remarks: apparently hostless transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-05 08:29:45
Flux: 18.37 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-24 09:48:57
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/2018hzp