Discovery certificate for object 2019bvy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30865 [ 2019TNSTR.395....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-17 18:43:20
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 2019bvy
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19azl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:56:35.120 (254.146333) DEC = -40:14:21.34 (-40.239261)
Discovery date: 2019-03-14 15:43:12 (JD=2458557.155)


Remarks: 1.2 mag brightening of red YSO candidate near the Galactic plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-14 15:43:12
Flux: 19.02 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-16 05:39:50
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/2019bvy