Discovery certificate for object 2019uz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28925 [ 2019TNSTR.106....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-17 23:40:35
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 2019uz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19afj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:28:52.860 (172.22025) DEC = -64:52:40.73 (-64.877981)
Discovery date: 2019-01-16 17:15:21 (JD=2458500.2189931)


Remarks: 2 mag outburst on Galactic plane source, previous events in Gaia lightcurve

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-16 17:15:21
Flux: 18.25 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-24 17:22:33
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/2019uz