Discovery certificate for object 2018hzv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24162 [ 2018TNSTR1723....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-07 10:09:28
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 2018hzv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dhz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:30:05.790 (217.524125) DEC = -66:59:59.68 (-66.999911)
Discovery date: 2018-11-05 18:43:12 (JD=2458428.28)


Remarks: blue Galactic plane transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-05 18:43:12
Flux: 18.5 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/2018hzv