Discovery certificate for object 2019bxz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30946

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-18 11:07:37
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 2019bxz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19azy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:17:24.740 (244.353083) DEC = -36:57:33.73 (-36.959369)
Discovery date: 2019-03-15 21:38:52 (JD=2458558.4019907)


Remarks: YSO brightens by more than 2 mags over 6 months

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-15 21:38:52
Flux: 13.32 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-20 19:48:00
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/2019bxz