Discovery certificate for object 2019of
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28594 [ 2019TNSTR..65....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-10 10:01:29
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2019of
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19acn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:11:45.260 (242.938583) DEC = -58:16:09.16 (-58.269211)
Discovery date: 2019-01-07 05:13:55.000 (JD=2458490.7179977)


Remarks: blue transient at low galactic latitude, candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-07 05:13:55.000
Flux: 17.79 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-03 00:56:09
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/2019of