Discovery certificate for object 2019ccj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31139 [ 2019TNSTR.428....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-23 14:54:55
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 2019ccj
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bbk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:43:26.870 (40.861958) DEC = +53:34:36.52 (53.576811)
Discovery date: 2019-03-22 06:50:23 (JD=2458564.7849884)


Remarks: blue hostless transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-22 06:50:23
Flux: 18.04 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-15 15:07:12
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/2019ccj