Discovery certificate for object 2019ayp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30046 [ 2019TNSTR.254....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-18 17:33:20
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 2019ayp
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19app
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:14:38.620 (273.660917) DEC = -14:59:21.62 (-14.989339)
Discovery date: 2019-02-15 17:05:16 (JD=2458530.2119907)


Remarks: Galactic plane source brightens by 4 mag, prev outburst seen. Candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-15 17:05:16
Flux: 16.79 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-08 04:33:36
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/2019ayp