Discovery certificate for object 2019etf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34480 [ 2019TNSTR.725....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-07 13:38:44
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 2019etf
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19brm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:31:04.900 (352.770417) DEC = -02:25:29.53 (-2.424869)
Discovery date: 2019-04-28 02:38:24 (JD=2458601.61)


Remarks: blue transient rising near extended PanSTARRS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-28 02:38:24
Flux: 20.21 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-26 08:57:07
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/2019etf