Discovery certificate for object 2019elc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34099 [ 2019TNSTR.705....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-04 10:07:29
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 2019elc
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19brd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:17:43.930 (94.433042) DEC = -53:26:21.66 (-53.43935)
Discovery date: 2019-03-27 18:48:57 (JD=2458570.2839931)


Remarks: faint Gaia source brightens by 1.5 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-27 18:48:57
Flux: 19.82 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-03-27 17:02:24
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/2019elc