Discovery certificate for object 2018fnn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22006 [ 2018TNSTR1260....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-30 23:36:01
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 2018fnn
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cjv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:19:32.420 (289.885083) DEC = +35:22:43.54 (35.378761)
Discovery date: 2018-08-25 16:10:33 (JD=2458356.1739931)


Remarks: Gaia source brightens by ~4 mags

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-25 16:10:33
Flux: 15.78 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-28 01:16:19
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/2018fnn