Discovery certificate for object 2019bru
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30712 [ 2019TNSTR.366....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-12 17:20:33
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 2019bru
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19axs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:36:12.630 (279.052625) DEC = -31:15:26.17 (-31.257269)
Discovery date: 2019-03-09 15:41:45 (JD=2458552.1539931)


Remarks: blue hostless transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-09 15:41:45
Flux: 17.88 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-19 21:36:00
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/2019bru