Discovery certificate for object 2019hqb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 37961 [ 2019TNSTR1020....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-16 18:02:44
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 2019hqb
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19ciu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:35:29.210 (353.871708) DEC = -05:25:07.61 (-5.418781)
Discovery date: 2019-06-15 02:18:14 (JD=2458649.5959954)


Remarks: Gaia source coincident with galaxy SDSS J233529.20-052507.5 has long-term brightening of ~0.8 mags

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-15 02:18:14
Flux: 18.72 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-25 20:52:48
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/2019hqb