Discovery certificate for object 2019bpq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30637 [ 2019TNSTR.341....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-07 21:45:24
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 2019bpq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19awa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:24:13.010 (96.054208) DEC = +08:56:10.57 (8.936269)
Discovery date: 2019-03-05 18:25:55 (JD=2458548.2679977)


Remarks: blue SDSS star brightens by 3 mag, candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-05 18:25:55
Flux: 18.03 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-15 08:09:36
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/2019bpq