Discovery certificate for object 2018fxg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22326 [ 2018TNSTR1319....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-07 22:17:49
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 2018fxg
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cnd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:41:05.130 (100.271375) DEC = +09:53:48.12 (9.8967)
Discovery date: 2018-09-04 06:21:36 (JD=2458365.765)


Remarks: YSO brightens by 1.5 mag over 5 months

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-04 06:21:36
Flux: 17.56 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-03 12:00:00
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/2018fxg