Discovery certificate for object 2019bvx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30864 [ 2019TNSTR.395....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-17 18:42:56
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 2019bvx
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19azk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:09:16.460 (242.318583) DEC = -26:24:44.78 (-26.412439)
Discovery date: 2019-03-14 21:27:21 (JD=2458557.3939931)


Remarks: blue hostless transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-14 21:27:21
Flux: 18.71 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-12 03:47:31
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/2019bvx