Discovery certificate for object 2019bma
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30498

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-05 09:38:34
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 2019bma
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19aus
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:00:03.860 (270.016083) DEC = +14:48:54.72 (14.8152)
Discovery date: 2019-03-03 08:55:40 (JD=2458545.8719907)


Remarks: blue hostless transient, candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-03 08:55:40
Flux: 16.08 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-06 22:40:48
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/2019bma