Discovery certificate for object 2018gym
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23199 [ 2018TNSTR1470....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-30 21:50:33
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 2018gym
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18cuw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:44:56.760 (236.2365) DEC = -32:27:22.25 (-32.456181)
Discovery date: 2018-09-27 20:38:24 (JD=2458389.36)


Remarks: Gaia source coincident with candidate CV, SSS120628:154457-322722, brightens by almost 4 mags

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-27 20:38:24
Flux: 14.63 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-06 16:52:19
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/2018gym