Discovery certificate for object 2019bpn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30633 [ 2019TNSTR.341....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-07 21:43:26
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 2019bpn
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19avw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:10:39.460 (257.664417) DEC = +15:58:35.40 (15.9765)
Discovery date: 2019-03-05 14:51:21 (JD=2458548.1189931)


Remarks: blue hostless transient, CV or SN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-05 14:51:21
Flux: 18.55 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-04 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/2019bpn