Discovery certificate for object 2018fgz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21792 [ 2018TNSTR1225....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-21 11:24:29
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018fgz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cgp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:07:11.240 (271.796833) DEC = -24:58:56.35 (-24.982319)
Discovery date: 2018-08-16 03:07:12.000 (JD=2458346.63)


Remarks: 0.5 mag brightening of source near globular cluster NGC 6544, aka OGLE 2018-BLG-0705

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-16 03:07:12.000
Flux: 16.91 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-02-08 16:12:00
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2018fgz