Discovery certificate for object 2019abx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29210 [ 2019TNSTR.139....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-25 14:01:57
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 2019abx
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19ahh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:30:27.080 (292.612833) DEC = +53:11:50.28 (53.1973)
Discovery date: 2019-01-24 14:25:26 (JD=2458508.1009954)


Remarks: blue transient on faint fuzzy PanSTARRS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-24 14:25:26
Flux: 17.81 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-22 02:49:55
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/2019abx