Discovery certificate for object 2019dog
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 33176 [ 2019TNSTR.592....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-18 10:49:29
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 2019dog
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bje
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:36:23.010 (279.095875) DEC = -25:08:25.12 (-25.140311)
Discovery date: 2019-03-08 09:36:00 (JD=2458550.9)


Remarks: Gaia source brightens by 2 mag, previous event seen, coincident with ASASSN-19jj

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-08 09:36:00
Flux: 16.73 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-19 05:15:21
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/2019dog