Discovery certificate for object 2019bms
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30525

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-05 22:13:45
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 2019bms
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19avj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:56:04.550 (269.018958) DEC = +13:09:10.01 (13.152781)
Discovery date: 2019-03-03 20:57:07 (JD=2458546.3729977)


Remarks: blue transient on PS1 g=21.3 source, candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-03 20:57:07
Flux: 17.18 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-07 08:57:07
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/2019bms