Discovery certificate for object 2019djt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 32944 [ 2019TNSTR.557....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-12 11:45:49
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 2019djt
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bhn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:26:36.850 (276.653542) DEC = -23:20:37.82 (-23.343839)
Discovery date: 2019-04-08 22:59:31 (JD=2458582.4579977)


Remarks: Galactic plane source brightens by 1 mag and gets bluer, candidate CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-08 22:59:31
Flux: 18.24 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-18 05:15:21
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/2019djt