Discovery certificate for object 2019hip
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 37582 [ 2019TNSTR.985....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-11 15:37:04
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 2019hip
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19cft
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:18:55.220 (319.730083) DEC = -35:13:20.89 (-35.222469)
Discovery date: 2019-06-10 04:43:40 (JD=2458644.6969907)


Remarks: blue source fades by 0.6 mag in 1.5 year, candidate QSO

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-10 04:43:40
Flux: 19.62 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-29 07:00:28
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/2019hip