Discovery certificate for object 2019ffe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34985 [ 2019TNSTR.776....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-14 09:01:59
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 2019ffe
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bsy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:47:37.960 (296.908167) DEC = +14:17:35.52 (14.2932)
Discovery date: 2019-05-10 08:00:57 (JD=2458613.8339931)


Remarks: 0.3 mag rise in Galactic plane star over 5 months, candidate microlensing event

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-10 08:00:57
Flux: 14.69 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-17 04:45:07
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/2019ffe