Discovery certificate for object 2019kqm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 41056 [ 2019TNSTR1159....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-06 20:32:20
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 2019kqm
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19cuw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:30:48.590 (37.702458) DEC = +53:45:43.24 (53.762011)
Discovery date: 2019-07-03 07:16:19 (JD=2458667.8029977)


Remarks: source brightens slowly by 0.6 mag over 3 years

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-03 07:16:19
Flux: 18.42 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-15 09:08:38
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/2019kqm