Discovery certificate for object 2018fmo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21979 [ 2018TNSTR1255....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-29 22:14:04
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 2018fmo
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cjg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:33:09.580 (98.289917) DEC = -50:33:07.78 (-50.552161)
Discovery date: 2018-08-23 19:17:45 (JD=2458354.3039931)


Remarks: transient on faint DSS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-23 19:17:45
Flux: 18.9 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-15 10:01:55
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/2018fmo