Discovery certificate for object 2019bdt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30200 [ 2019TNSTR.281....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-26 20:04:19
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 2019bdt
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19aru
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:01:12.250 (105.301042) DEC = +18:36:34.16 (18.609489)
Discovery date: 2019-02-20 18:33:07 (JD=2458535.2729977)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J07011229+1836321

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-20 18:33:07
Flux: 18.74 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-22 11:12:28
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/2019bdt