Discovery certificate for object 2019dcx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 32642 [ 2019TNSTR.530....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-09 10:32:41
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 2019dcx
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bgc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:35:35.090 (308.896208) DEC = +27:22:37.09 (27.376969)
Discovery date: 2019-04-06 20:06:43 (JD=2458580.3379977)


Remarks: blue transient near faint SDSS/PanSTARRS1 source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-06 20:06:43
Flux: 18.44 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-14 10:19:12
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/2019dcx