Discovery certificate for object 2019bdx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30205 [ 2019TNSTR.281....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-26 20:16:17
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 2019bdx
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19arz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:35:24.310 (113.851292) DEC = -22:06:00.90 (-22.10025)
Discovery date: 2019-02-20 19:37:55 (JD=2458535.3179977)


Remarks: Galactic plane source brightens by 2.5 mags over 2.5 years, candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-20 19:37:55
Flux: 18.42 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-09 07:29:16
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/2019bdx