Discovery certificate for object 2019dpf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 33213 [ 2019TNSTR.599....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-19 15:41:59
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 2019dpf
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bkh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:53:22.160 (328.342333) DEC = +03:04:43.79 (3.078831)
Discovery date: 2019-04-16 14:24:00 (JD=2458590.1)


Remarks: Gaia source coincident with galaxy SDSS J215322.15+030443.7 brightens by ~1 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-16 14:24:00
Flux: 18.23 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-08 16:20:38
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/2019dpf