Discovery certificate for object 2019iip
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38796 [ 2019TNSTR1093....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-28 08:21:33
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 2019iip
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19cqy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:49:43.080 (222.4295) DEC = -25:35:14.10 (-25.58725)
Discovery date: 2019-06-26 04:50:52 (JD=2458660.7019907)


Remarks: candidate SN in galaxy 2MASX J14494297-2535130

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-26 04:50:52
Flux: 18.86 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-09 17:49:55
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/2019iip