Discovery certificate for object 2019dpj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 33219 [ 2019TNSTR.599....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-19 15:54:50
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 2019dpj
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bkn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:56:32.660 (254.136083) DEC = -70:30:57.31 (-70.515919)
Discovery date: 2019-04-17 10:00:28 (JD=2458590.9169907)


Remarks: blue transient on faint DSS blob

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-17 10:00:28
Flux: 17.8 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-03-18 22:12:00
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/2019dpj