Discovery certificate for object 2019azt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30080 [ 2019TNSTR.270....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-24 20:11:01
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 2019azt
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19aqd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:55:39.560 (358.914833) DEC = +62:18:39.85 (62.311069)
Discovery date: 2019-02-17 01:42:14 (JD=2458531.5709954)


Remarks: hostless blue transient in the Galactic plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-17 01:42:14
Flux: 16.11 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-15 22:01:55
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/2019azt