Discovery certificate for object 2019bux
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30816

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-16 01:34:56
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 2019bux
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19azb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:42:34.960 (280.645667) DEC = -48:47:35.05 (-48.793069)
Discovery date: 2019-03-12 21:57:36 (JD=2458555.415)


Remarks: GALEX source brightens by 1.5 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-12 21:57:36
Flux: 14.93 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-10 19:23:31
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/2019bux