Discovery certificate for object 2018jeg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25676 [ 2018TNSTR1836....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-28 10:22:52
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 2018jeg
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dox
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:38:40.120 (279.667167) DEC = +09:22:22.58 (9.372939)
Discovery date: 2018-11-25 04:19:12 (JD=2458447.68)


Remarks: candidate CV brightens by over 1 mag in several months

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-25 04:19:12
Flux: 16.79 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-08 15:44:38
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/2018jeg