Discovery certificate for object 2019aqg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29755 [ 2019TNSTR.218....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-08 15:32:31
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 2019aqg
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19amp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:56:29.830 (74.124292) DEC = -06:25:15.64 (-6.421011)
Discovery date: 2019-02-06 18:18:43 (JD=2458521.2629977)


Remarks: Gaia source brightens by ~0.7 mag and gets bluer in one year

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-06 18:18:43
Flux: 18.13 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-08 18:23:02
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/2019aqg