Discovery certificate for object 2019bhy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30350 [ 2019TNSTR.296....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-28 12:51:39
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 2019bhy
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19atm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:05:59.820 (331.49925) DEC = -70:38:58.56 (-70.6496)
Discovery date: 2019-02-26 16:26:24 (JD=2458541.185)


Remarks: blue transient on faint DSS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-26 16:26:24
Flux: 17.94 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-15 13:40:47
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/2019bhy