Discovery certificate for object 2019bxw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30943 [ 2019TNSTR.400....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-18 11:05:22
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 2019bxw
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19azv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:56:45.850 (59.191042) DEC = +23:50:01.93 (23.833869)
Discovery date: 2019-03-15 06:18:43 (JD=2458557.7629977)


Remarks: candidate SN near extended PanSTARRS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-15 06:18:43
Flux: 18.69 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-29 07:42:14
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/2019bxw