Discovery certificate for object 2019clu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31641 [ 2019TNSTR.458....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-28 22:13:47
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 2019clu
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bcs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:41:21.500 (85.339583) DEC = -57:20:06.65 (-57.335181)
Discovery date: 2019-03-26 04:59:31 (JD=2458568.7079977)


Remarks: blue transient on extended DSS source, coincident with UV source GALEXASC J054121.54-572007.7

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-26 04:59:31
Flux: 18.28 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-26 23:15:21
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/2019clu