Discovery certificate for object 2018ipg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25125 [ 2018TNSTR1794....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-19 15:28:40
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 2018ipg
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dli
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:03:12.060 (135.80025) DEC = -47:49:35.44 (-47.826511)
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 06:11:31 (JD=2458438.7579977)


Remarks: Gaia source coincident with bright WISE source brightens 0.5 mag above its previous variability

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 06:11:31
Flux: 17.1 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-15 17:31:12
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/2018ipg