Discovery certificate for object 2019eky
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34093 [ 2019TNSTR.705....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-04 09:54:51
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 2019eky
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19bqx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:05:35.620 (331.398417) DEC = +26:32:28.25 (26.541181)
Discovery date: 2019-05-02 14:08:09 (JD=2458606.0889931)


Remarks: candidate SN ~10 arcsec from galaxy SDSS J220535.37+263238.5

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-02 14:08:09
Flux: 18.96 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-13 07:59:31
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/2019eky