Discovery certificate for object 2018fmw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21989 [ 2018TNSTR1260....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-30 09:46:14
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 2018fmw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cjj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:39:51.200 (99.963333) DEC = -13:45:30.38 (-13.758439)
Discovery date: 2018-08-22 18:37:26 (JD=2458353.2759954)


Remarks: Flare of ~1 mag in Gaia source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-22 18:37:26
Flux: 17.16 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-23 18:14:24
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/2018fmw