Discovery certificate for object 2019anh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29638 [ 2019TNSTR.205....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-05 23:54:02
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 2019anh
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19alu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:08:59.690 (92.248708) DEC = -22:20:20.98 (-22.339161)
Discovery date: 2019-02-04 11:55:40 (JD=2458518.9969907)


Remarks: known QSO [HB89] 0606-223 brightens by 1.5 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-04 11:55:40
Flux: 18.9 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-11 18:11:31
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/2019anh