Discovery certificate for object 2018fnr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22010 [ 2018TNSTR1267....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-31 12:02:28
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 2018fnr
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cjx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:15:22.490 (288.843708) DEC = -14:57:00.18 (-14.95005)
Discovery date: 2018-08-26 03:23:02 (JD=2458356.6409954)


Remarks: apparently hostless blue transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-26 03:23:02
Flux: 18.61 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-19 13:29:16
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/2018fnr