Discovery certificate for object 2019bqt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30681 [ 2019TNSTR.358....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-10 22:40:08
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 2019bqt
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19aww
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:46:22.900 (281.595417) DEC = -20:03:19.37 (-20.055381)
Discovery date: 2019-03-06 15:31:40 (JD=2458549.1469907)


Remarks: Gaia source brightens by 2 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-06 15:31:40
Flux: 18.8 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-19 05:11:02
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/2019bqt