Discovery certificate for object 2019axq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30011 [ 2019TNSTR.246....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-15 15:49:58
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 2019axq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19apa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:32:52.630 (83.219292) DEC = +12:55:08.90 (12.919139)
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 18:30:14 (JD=2458527.2709954)


Remarks: variable red source fades by 1 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-12 18:30:14
Flux: 20.01 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-25 22:48:00
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/2019axq