Discovery certificate for object 2019aou
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29707 [ 2019TNSTR.215....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-07 22:43:33
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 2019aou
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19amc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:41:40.010 (100.416708) DEC = -22:33:14.36 (-22.553989)
Discovery date: 2019-02-05 11:49:55 (JD=2458519.9929977)


Remarks: candidate SN near faint extended PanSTARRS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-05 11:49:55
Flux: 18.7 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-12 00:04:19
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/2019aou