Discovery certificate for object 2018fuf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22226 [ 2018TNSTR1303....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-05 14:24:11
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 2018fuf
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cmj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:24:56.200 (291.234167) DEC = -01:57:19.22 (-1.955339)
Discovery date: 2018-09-02 05:28:19 (JD=2458363.7279977)


Remarks: source coincident with ASASSN-16ce brightens by >3 mags, previous outbursts, candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-02 05:28:19
Flux: 14.9 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-02 03:41:45
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/2018fuf