Discovery certificate for object 2019ccz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31159 [ 2019TNSTR.433....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-25 12:12:19
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 2019ccz
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bcc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:16:00.180 (214.00075) DEC = -60:30:25.52 (-60.507089)
Discovery date: 2019-03-23 04:06:14 (JD=2458565.6709954)


Remarks: erratically variable red source fades by 1.3 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-23 04:06:14
Flux: 20.29 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-16 18:14:24
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/2019ccz