Discovery certificate for object 2018fhb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21794 [ 2018TNSTR1225....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-21 11:26:47
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 2018fhb
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cgr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:08:01.930 (77.008042) DEC = -03:17:31.67 (-3.292131)
Discovery date: 2018-08-15 20:16:48 (JD=2458346.345)


Remarks: candidate YSO brightens by 0.3 mag, aka ASASSN-V J050801.94-031731.6

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-15 20:16:48
Flux: 14.84 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-27 17:06:43
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/2018fhb