Discovery certificate for object 2018fiq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21848 [ 2018TNSTR1234....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-23 10:09:29
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 2018fiq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18chr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:18:46.290 (274.692875) DEC = -13:48:08.96 (-13.802489)
Discovery date: 2018-08-18 21:18:43 (JD=2458349.3879977)


Remarks: 1.5 mag dip on candidate YSO [OSP2002] BRC30 55

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-18 21:18:43
Flux: 19.62 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-11 03:07:12
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/2018fiq