Discovery certificate for object 2018ilr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24956 [ 2018TNSTR1762....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-13 14:20:55
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 2018ilr
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18djx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:45:08.100 (251.28375) DEC = -59:14:32.64 (-59.2424)
Discovery date: 2018-11-11 14:48:28.000 (JD=2458434.1169907)


Remarks: Gaia source near the galactic plane brightens by 1 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-11 14:48:28.000
Flux: 19.59 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-11 08:48:28
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/2018ilr