Discovery certificate for object 2019ccp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31145 [ 2019TNSTR.430....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-24 21:05:14
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 2019ccp
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bbp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:57:31.270 (224.380292) DEC = -63:30:05.08 (-63.501411)
Discovery date: 2019-03-21 10:06:14 (JD=2458563.9209954)


Remarks: Gaia source fades by more than 1 mag over 9 months

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-21 10:06:14
Flux: 19.54 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-17 22:24:57
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/2019ccp