Discovery certificate for object 2018enm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21170 [ 2018TNSTR1083....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-03 13:14:22
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 2018enm
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18byp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:58:34.920 (194.6455) DEC = +00:38:32.21 (0.642281)
Discovery date: 2018-08-01 03:40:19.000 (JD=2458331.6529977)


Remarks: Gaia source coincident with QSO [VV2006] J125834.9+003832 brightens by ~0.7 mags

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-01 03:40:19.000
Flux: 18.34 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-08 23:51:21
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2018enm