Discovery certificate for object 2019azy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30085 [ 2019TNSTR.270....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-24 20:23:27
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2019azy
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19aqi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:49:22.050 (162.341875) DEC = -59:10:57.25 (-59.182569)
Discovery date: 2019-01-17 18:59:02.000 (JD=2458501.2909954)


Remarks: long term brightening of a red star in the Carina nebula. Candidate YSO

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-17 18:59:02.000
Flux: 18.41 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-31 13:45:07
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2019azy