Discovery certificate for object 2019egp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 33921 [ 2019TNSTR.662....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-29 11:58:33
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 2019egp
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bow
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:49:21.580 (357.339917) DEC = -17:40:28.74 (-17.67465)
Discovery date: 2019-04-27 20:54:14 (JD=2458601.3709954)


Remarks: blue transient near faint PanSTARRS source, bright in DSS, candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-27 20:54:14
Flux: 17.55 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-24 02:39:50
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/2019egp