Discovery certificate for object 2019ebj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 33709 [ 2019TNSTR.633....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-25 20:54:20
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 2019ebj
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bny
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:11:32.740 (332.886417) DEC = +72:59:26.92 (72.990811)
Discovery date: 2019-04-24 07:20:38 (JD=2458597.8059954)


Remarks: Gaia source dims by 2 mag over 5 months

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-24 07:20:38
Flux: 18.27 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-03-25 15:14:24
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/2019ebj