Discovery certificate for object 2019kns
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40915 [ 2019TNSTR1152....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-05 11:00:35
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 2019kns
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19cur
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:35:27.670 (128.865292) DEC = -71:14:56.29 (-71.248969)
Discovery date: 2019-07-04 03:43:12 (JD=2458668.655)


Remarks: blue transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-04 03:43:12
Flux: 18.85 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-31 17:51:21
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/2019kns