Discovery certificate for object 2019ffk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34994 [ 2019TNSTR.776....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-14 10:12:19
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 2019ffk
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bth
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:46:31.230 (116.630125) DEC = -12:57:08.75 (-12.952431)
Discovery date: 2019-04-07 05:31:12 (JD=2458580.73)


Remarks: known CV UY Pup reaches G=13.3, then fades to G=15.3

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-07 05:31:12
Flux: 13.37 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-29 06:43:12
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/2019ffk