Discovery certificate for object 2019fpk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 35405 [ 2019TNSTR.819....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-20 10:37:45
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 2019fpk
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bvs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:48:14.590 (117.060792) DEC = +15:27:25.81 (15.457169)
Discovery date: 2019-05-17 19:03:21 (JD=2458621.2939931)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy LEDA 1485111

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-17 19:03:21
Flux: 18.68 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-11 13:43:40
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/2019fpk