Discovery certificate for object 2019bqo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30673 [ 2019TNSTR.358....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-10 22:34:03
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 2019bqo
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19awo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:27:55.140 (261.97975) DEC = +02:01:09.19 (2.019219)
Discovery date: 2019-03-06 21:05:45.000 (JD=2458549.3789931)


Remarks: blue transient on very faint PanSTARRS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-06 21:05:45.000
Flux: 18.15 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-09 04:56:38
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft


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