Discovery certificate for object 2019uw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28921 [ 2019TNSTR.106....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-17 23:35:44
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 2019uw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19aff
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:20:27.910 (170.116292) DEC = -28:01:04.80 (-28.018)
Discovery date: 2019-01-16 10:42:14 (JD=2458499.9459954)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy 2MASX J11202795-2801068

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-16 10:42:14
Flux: 18.88 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-16 18:47:31
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/2019uw