Discovery certificate for object 2019fkc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 35178 [ 2019TNSTR.786....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-15 08:14:02
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 2019fkc
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19buj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:43:30.630 (295.877625) DEC = +00:57:35.14 (0.959761)
Discovery date: 2019-05-13 14:09:36 (JD=2458617.09)


Remarks: Gaia source dims by ~2mags and becomes redder over 1 year

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-13 14:09:36
Flux: 19.64 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-08 22:26:24
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/2019fkc