Discovery certificate for object 2019axd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29995 [ 2019TNSTR.241....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-13 15:30:10
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 2019axd
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19aos
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:24:23.670 (6.098625) DEC = +45:47:28.72 (45.791311)
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 13:35:02 (JD=2458527.0659954)


Remarks: new outburst of MASTER candidate CV, bright GALEX source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 13:35:02
Flux: 17.76 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-14 03:44:38
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/2019axd