Discovery certificate for object 2018hie
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23532 [ 2018TNSTR1575....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-14 21:26:54
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 2018hie
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18czj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:55:06.600 (268.7775) DEC = +00:04:00.66 (0.06685)
Discovery date: 2018-10-10 03:01:26.000 (JD=2458401.6259954)


Remarks: transient coincident with faint PanSTARRS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-10 03:01:26.000
Flux: 17.35 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-08 15:30:14
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/2018hie