Discovery certificate for object 2019awz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29991 [ 2019TNSTR.241....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-13 14:24:43
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2019awz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19aoo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:08:16.600 (107.069167) DEC = -12:45:44.78 (-12.762439)
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 05:57:07 (JD=2458526.7479977)


Remarks: known CV ASASSN-16an brightens by 0.9 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 05:57:07
Flux: 18.11 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-08 02:32:38
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/2019awz