Discovery certificate for object 2019brx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30716 [ 2019TNSTR.366....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-12 17:24:27
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 2019brx
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19axw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:53:27.410 (268.364208) DEC = -28:19:11.71 (-28.319919)
Discovery date: 2019-03-10 15:36:00 (JD=2458553.15)


Remarks: red galactic plane star brightens by 0.8 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-10 15:36:00
Flux: 16.15 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-17 14:08:09
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/2019brx