Discovery certificate for object 2019aas
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29172 [ 2019TNSTR.135....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-24 20:17:11
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: SN 2019aas
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19ahb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:38:39.400 (204.664167) DEC = +55:27:06.84 (55.4519)
Discovery date: 2019-01-22 15:17:16 (JD=2458506.1369907)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy MCG+09-22-088

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-22 15:17:16
Flux: 18.8 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-29 05:41:16
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/2019aas