Discovery certificate for object 2019hik
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 37576 [ 2019TNSTR.985....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-11 15:25:40
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 2019hik
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19cfn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:20:49.760 (200.207333) DEC = -62:37:50.52 (-62.6307)
Discovery date: 2019-06-10 04:09:07 (JD=2458644.6729977)


Remarks: more than 2 mag rise on a source associated with Nova Cen 2005

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-10 04:09:07
Flux: 16.2 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-26 06:57:36
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/2019hik