Discovery certificate for object 2019idj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38590 [ 2019TNSTR1070....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-25 21:06:32
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 2019idj
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19cpt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:56:07.300 (179.030417) DEC = +70:51:59.00 (70.866389)
Discovery date: 2019-06-24 06:20:09 (JD=2458658.7639931)


Remarks: long-term rise in Gaia and SDSS source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-24 06:20:09
Flux: 18.83 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-25 00:30:14
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/2019idj