Discovery certificate for object 2019ffh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34990 [ 2019TNSTR.776....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-14 10:07:15
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 2019ffh
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19btd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:37:20.080 (294.333667) DEC = +12:57:51.01 (12.964169)
Discovery date: 2019-05-10 19:59:31 (JD=2458614.3329977)


Remarks: blue hostless Galactic plane transient, candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-10 19:59:31
Flux: 17.44 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-06 20:28:19
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/2019ffh