Discovery certificate for object 2018ipr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25136 [ 2018TNSTR1794....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-19 15:37:01
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 2018ipr
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dlt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:49:11.300 (222.297083) DEC = -73:33:17.96 (-73.554989)
Discovery date: 2018-11-17 00:51:50 (JD=2458439.5359954)


Remarks: Gaia source brightens by ~4 mags, previous outbursts in lightcurve

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-17 00:51:50
Flux: 15.92 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-04 00:47:31
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/2018ipr