Discovery certificate for object 2018ipi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25127 [ 2018TNSTR1794....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-19 15:31:29
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 2018ipi
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dlk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:22:55.770 (200.732375) DEC = -71:51:28.66 (-71.857961)
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 06:46:04 (JD=2458438.7819907)


Remarks: blue transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 06:46:04
Flux: 18.23 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-03 02:26:52
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/2018ipi