Discovery certificate for object 2019ccf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31131 [ 2019TNSTR.428....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-23 14:49:54
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 2019ccf
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bbc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:59:53.960 (224.974833) DEC = -35:41:21.73 (-35.689369)
Discovery date: 2019-03-21 03:40:19 (JD=2458563.6529977)


Remarks: blue transient on faint DSS source, candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-21 03:40:19
Flux: 18.92 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-11 23:52:48
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/2019ccf