Discovery certificate for object 2018inv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25085 [ 2018TNSTR1784....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-17 16:37:32
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 2018inv
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dkh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:39:26.660 (294.861083) DEC = -15:25:43.03 (-15.428619)
Discovery date: 2018-11-14 03:47:31.000 (JD=2458436.6579977)


Remarks: Gaia source coincident with QSO B1936-155 brightens by ~1 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-14 03:47:31.000
Flux: 18.16 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-11 04:23:31
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/2018inv