Discovery certificate for object 2019eiw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34000 [ 2019TNSTR.688....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-02 10:07:40
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 2019eiw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bqj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:50:21.860 (132.591083) DEC = -49:04:40.04 (-49.077789)
Discovery date: 2019-04-30 18:33:07 (JD=2458604.2729977)


Remarks: almost 2 mag brightening in red source near Galactic plane, previous events seen

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-30 18:33:07
Flux: 17.41 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-02-05 17:55:40
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/2019eiw