Discovery certificate for object 2019htn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38141 [ 2019TNSTR1036....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-19 06:31:46
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 2019htn
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19ckz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:20:29.180 (215.121583) DEC = -52:21:40.18 (-52.361161)
Discovery date: 2019-06-17 10:17:45 (JD=2458651.9289931)


Remarks: transient 38 arcsecs from galaxy LEDA 51239, close to Galactic plane

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-17 10:17:45
Flux: 17.98 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-08 23:58:33
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/2019htn