Discovery certificate for object 2019hcq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 37266 [ 2019TNSTR.962....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-09 21:42:05
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 2019hcq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19cdx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:16:50.980 (19.212417) DEC = +72:13:27.66 (72.22435)
Discovery date: 2019-06-06 08:36:57 (JD=2458640.8589931)


Remarks: variable blue Gaia source brightens by 1.2 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-06 08:36:57
Flux: 19.15 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-03-23 13:13:26
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/2019hcq