Discovery certificate for object 2018fno
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22007 [ 2018TNSTR1260....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-30 23:37:02
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 2018fno
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cjw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:18:41.990 (289.674958) DEC = +44:49:12.43 (44.820119)
Discovery date: 2018-08-25 16:19:12 (JD=2458356.18)


Remarks: Gaia source coincident with CV KIC8683556 brightens by ~4 mags, previous outburst in lightcurve

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-25 16:19:12
Flux: 15.22 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-20 00:34:33
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/2018fno