Discovery certificate for object 2018ipd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25122 [ 2018TNSTR1794....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-19 15:26:17
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 2018ipd
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dlf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:57:03.360 (314.264) DEC = +43:41:44.45 (43.695681)
Discovery date: 2018-11-15 22:56:38 (JD=2458438.4559954)


Remarks: Long term brightening in Gaia source coincident with YSO 2MASS J20570334+4341444

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-15 22:56:38
Flux: 16.01 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-18 07:33:36
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/2018ipd