Discovery certificate for object 2019fpl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 35406 [ 2019TNSTR.819....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-20 10:38:21
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 2019fpl
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bvt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:00:59.040 (285.246) DEC = -04:08:01.75 (-4.133819)
Discovery date: 2019-05-17 14:09:36 (JD=2458621.09)


Remarks: variable source near the galactic plane fades by more than 1 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-17 14:09:36
Flux: 19.28 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-27 04:06:14
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/2019fpl