Discovery certificate for object 2019bcd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30150 [ 2019TNSTR.275....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-25 13:40:53
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 2019bcd
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19arj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:32:29.840 (38.124333) DEC = +72:36:08.75 (72.602431)
Discovery date: 2019-02-19 13:33:35 (JD=2458534.0649884)


Remarks: 1.5 mag brightening in candidate YSO

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-19 13:33:35
Flux: 17.01 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-05 21:04:19
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/2019bcd