Discovery certificate for object 2019eii
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 33979 [ 2019TNSTR.679....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-01 11:35:46
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 2019eii
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bpy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:11:36.990 (137.904125) DEC = -49:33:11.92 (-49.553311)
Discovery date: 2019-04-29 22:48:00 (JD=2458603.45)


Remarks: variable Gaia source brightens by 1.7 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-29 22:48:00
Flux: 19.07 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-02 04:50:52
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/2019eii