Discovery certificate for object 2019iir
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38799 [ 2019TNSTR1093....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-28 08:23:47
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 2019iir
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19crb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:20:53.950 (35.224792) DEC = -29:24:18.40 (-29.405111)
Discovery date: 2019-06-26 02:38:24 (JD=2458660.61)


Remarks: long-term rise in QSO [VV2006] J022053.9-292418

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-26 02:38:24
Flux: 18.55 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-06 15:34:33
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/2019iir