Discovery certificate for object 2018kjp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26895 [ 2018TNSTR1963....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-22 00:42:47
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018kjp
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18dxh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:41:18.840 (85.3285) DEC = -35:24:14.98 (-35.404161)
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 06:18:43 (JD=2458472.7629977)


Remarks: candidate CV brightens by 2 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 06:18:43
Flux: 15.63 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-17 20:22:33
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/2018kjp