Discovery certificate for object 2019cwq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 32148 [ 2019TNSTR.519....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-08 15:19:31
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2019cwq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bfv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:19:03.760 (274.765667) DEC = -03:35:35.12 (-3.593089)
Discovery date: 2019-03-05 03:14:24 (JD=2458547.635)


Remarks: faint Galactic plane source brightens by about 1 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-05 03:14:24
Flux: 18.07 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-10 10:42:14
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/2019cwq