Discovery certificate for object 2019ejy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34042 [ 2019TNSTR.697....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-03 09:48:08
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 2019ejy
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bqu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:50:26.450 (297.610208) DEC = +51:05:12.23 (51.086731)
Discovery date: 2019-05-01 19:35:02 (JD=2458605.3159954)


Remarks: blue transient at low Galactic latitude, apparently hostless in PS1. candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-01 19:35:02
Flux: 17.21 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-03-30 15:40:19
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/2019ejy