Discovery certificate for object 2019dop
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 33189 [ 2019TNSTR.599....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-19 09:24:43
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 2019dop
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bjj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:16:49.540 (244.206417) DEC = -55:55:37.70 (-55.927139)
Discovery date: 2019-04-12 05:44:09 (JD=2458585.7389931)


Remarks: faint transient near Galactic plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-12 05:44:09
Flux: 18.91 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-03-18 05:44:09
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/2019dop