Discovery certificate for object 2019ffi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34992 [ 2019TNSTR.776....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-14 10:09:11
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: SN 2019ffi
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19btf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:27:32.470 (111.885292) DEC = -13:07:16.18 (-13.121161)
Discovery date: 2019-05-11 00:38:52 (JD=2458614.5269907)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy 2MASX J07273242-1307176

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-11 00:38:52
Flux: 18.42 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-06 07:19:12
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/2019ffi