Discovery certificate for object 2019htq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38152 [ 2019TNSTR1036....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-19 13:46:19
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 2019htq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19clg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:39:29.200 (9.871667) DEC = +00:36:35.50 (0.609861)
Discovery date: 2019-06-18 08:08:09 (JD=2458652.8389931)


Remarks: QSO 2SLAQ J003929.19+003635.5 brightens by 1mag over 3 years

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-18 08:08:09
Flux: 18.93 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-12-11 15:59:02
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/2019htq