Discovery certificate for object 2019aiu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29450 [ 2019TNSTR.179....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-01 10:03:58
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 2019aiu
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19ajs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:32:36.880 (128.153667) DEC = -31:13:23.05 (-31.223069)
Discovery date: 2019-01-31 17:21:07 (JD=2458515.2229977)


Remarks: Erratic Galactic plane source, candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-31 17:21:07
Flux: 18.06 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-15 13:26:24
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/2019aiu