Discovery certificate for object 2019gax
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 35916 [ 2019TNSTR.871....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-29 08:46:53
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 2019gax
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19byj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:23:12.980 (110.804083) DEC = +15:26:56.08 (15.448911)
Discovery date: 2019-05-26 23:18:14 (JD=2458630.4709954)


Remarks: apparently hostless transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-26 23:18:14
Flux: 18.52 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-20 07:00:28
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/2019gax