Discovery certificate for object 2018iuz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25338 [ 2018TNSTR1813....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-23 09:40:08
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 2018iuz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dmx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:01:28.450 (105.368542) DEC = -00:18:55.51 (-0.315419)
Discovery date: 2018-11-20 11:29:45 (JD=2458442.9789931)


Remarks: blue hostless transient in the Galactic plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-20 11:29:45
Flux: 18.83 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-12 19:40:48
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/2018iuz