Discovery certificate for object 2019aow
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29710 [ 2019TNSTR.215....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-07 22:45:36
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 2019aow
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19amf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:38:47.270 (99.696958) DEC = -23:13:19.63 (-23.222119)
Discovery date: 2019-02-05 01:36:28 (JD=2458519.5669907)


Remarks: 0.3 mag rise above a variable baseline in a red star near the Galactic Plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-05 01:36:28
Flux: 18.52 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-25 15:41:45
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/2019aow