Discovery certificate for object 2018fef
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21703 [ 2018TNSTR1196....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-17 11:34:20
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 2018fef
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cfp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:21:21.820 (275.340917) DEC = -34:00:21.13 (-34.005869)
Discovery date: 2018-08-15 08:57:07 (JD=2458345.8729977)


Remarks: candidate CV ASASSN-18rl

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-15 08:57:07
Flux: 17.15 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-30 21:59:02
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/2018fef