Discovery certificate for object 2018izl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25503 [ 2018TNSTR1819....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-25 18:50:06
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 2018izl
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dnk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:15:03.970 (288.766542) DEC = -45:30:33.08 (-45.509189)
Discovery date: 2018-11-22 03:20:09 (JD=2458444.6389931)


Remarks: blue hostless transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-22 03:20:09
Flux: 18.72 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-10 01:29:16
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/2018izl