Discovery certificate for object 2018iox
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25116 [ 2018TNSTR1794....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-19 15:17:24
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 2018iox
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dkz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:16:21.840 (289.091) DEC = -27:33:04.64 (-27.551289)
Discovery date: 2018-11-14 01:46:33.000 (JD=2458436.5739931)


Remarks: 0.25 mag flare on Gaia source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-14 01:46:33.000
Flux: 18.07 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-01 01:59:31
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/2018iox