Discovery certificate for object 2019kqu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 41086 [ 2019TNSTR1159....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-06 20:36:59
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 2019kqu
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19cvd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:32:14.850 (248.061875) DEC = +33:34:12.76 (33.570211)
Discovery date: 2019-07-03 05:55:40 (JD=2458667.7469907)


Remarks: QSO 2MASS J16321485+3334126 brightens by 0.8 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-03 05:55:40
Flux: 18.12 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-07 21:00:00
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/2019kqu