Discovery certificate for object 2019eif
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 33975 [ 2019TNSTR.679....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-01 11:32:53
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 2019eif
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bpu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:11:56.030 (2.983458) DEC = -18:21:30.10 (-18.358361)
Discovery date: 2019-04-29 22:45:07 (JD=2458603.4479977)


Remarks: hostless blue transient near to PanSTARRS source, candidate SN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-29 22:45:07
Flux: 18.01 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-25 14:36:57
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/2019eif