Discovery certificate for object 2019aie
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29431 [ 2019TNSTR.173....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-31 10:40:43
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 2019aie
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19aji
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:12:21.150 (3.088125) DEC = -01:58:57.68 (-1.982689)
Discovery date: 2019-01-29 07:06:14 (JD=2458512.7959954)


Remarks: blue source (QSO) brightens by 0.2 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-29 07:06:14
Flux: 18.34 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-11 07:04:48
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/2019aie