Discovery certificate for object 2018fxh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22327 [ 2018TNSTR1327....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-08 03:43:44
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 2018fxh
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cne
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:41:34.980 (145.39575) DEC = -38:50:05.50 (-38.834861)
Discovery date: 2018-09-03 07:23:31 (JD=2458364.8079977)


Remarks: blue star brightens by 0.5 mag, close to GALEXASC J094135.00-385004.0

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-03 07:23:31
Flux: 18.07 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-03-25 11:34:04
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/2018fxh