Discovery certificate for object 2018ipa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25119 [ 2018TNSTR1794....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-19 15:24:22
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 2018ipa
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dlc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:24:52.440 (156.2185) DEC = -63:44:54.49 (-63.748469)
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 06:28:48 (JD=2458438.77)


Remarks: fast flare on red star

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 06:28:48
Flux: 14.48 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-22 04:50:52
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/2018ipa