Discovery certificate for object 2019ibj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38520 [ 2019TNSTR1070....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-25 04:28:00
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: SN 2019ibj
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19cpb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:56:39.290 (44.163708) DEC = +47:31:34.21 (47.526169)
Discovery date: 2019-06-23 15:01:26 (JD=2458658.1259954)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy CGCG 554-016

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-23 15:01:26
Flux: 17.32 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-07 02:38:24
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/2019ibj