Discovery certificate for object 2018cmm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19383 [ 2018TNSTR.812....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-13 14:03:22
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Source Group: 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 2018cmm
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18bmt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:16:03.550 (214.014792) DEC = -56:54:48.24 (-56.9134)
Discovery date: 2018-06-11 10:56:38 (JD=2458280.9559954)


Remarks: >2 mag rise on a red star in the Galactic Plane, candidate microlensing event

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-11 10:56:38
Flux: 13.16 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-06 09:05:45
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018cmm