Discovery certificate for object 2019kih
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40691 [ 2019TNSTR1144....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-04 09:55:46
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 2019kih
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19cua
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:37:39.440 (219.414333) DEC = -54:59:05.68 (-54.984911)
Discovery date: 2019-07-02 10:24:57 (JD=2458666.9339931)


Remarks: hostless Galactic plane transient, in footprint of GW event S190630ag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-02 10:24:57
Flux: 18.86 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-18 06:02:52
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/2019kih