Discovery certificate for object 2018fmh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21970 [ 2018TNSTR1255....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-29 14:35:41
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 2018fmh
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18ciy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:27:56.650 (231.986042) DEC = +79:59:41.17 (79.994769)
Discovery date: 2018-08-22 22:50:52 (JD=2458353.4519907)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J15275735+7959399

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-22 22:50:52
Flux: 18.89 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-22 06:47:31
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft


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