Discovery certificate for object 2018ijw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24867 [ 2018TNSTR1756....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-12 12:02:08
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 2018ijw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18djj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:10:57.440 (287.739333) DEC = -47:40:18.23 (-47.671731)
Discovery date: 2018-11-09 15:12:57 (JD=2458432.1339931)


Remarks: blue transient near faint DSS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-09 15:12:57
Flux: 17.95 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-25 10:35:02
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/2018ijw