Discovery certificate for object 2019bpz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30649 [ 2019TNSTR.347....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-08 14:06:35
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2019bpz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19awh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:18:49.780 (259.707417) DEC = +08:28:29.71 (8.474919)
Discovery date: 2019-02-07 03:07:12 (JD=2458521.63)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy SDSS J171849.72+082828.3

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-07 03:07:12
Flux: 18.39 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-11 17:16:48
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/2019bpz