Discovery certificate for object 2018fmz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21992 [ 2018TNSTR1260....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-30 14:23:59
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 2018fmz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cjm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:17:55.360 (289.480667) DEC = -72:14:43.66 (-72.245461)
Discovery date: 2018-08-25 02:21:07 (JD=2458355.5979977)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy LEDA 264627

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-25 02:21:07
Flux: 18.99 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-31 20:16:48
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/2018fmz