Discovery certificate for object 2019krc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 41098 [ 2019TNSTR1159....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-06 20:45:28
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 2019krc
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19cvp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:30:44.570 (262.685708) DEC = +49:06:25.88 (49.107189)
Discovery date: 2019-07-04 06:14:24 (JD=2458668.76)


Remarks: 1 mag outburst in known QSO [HB89] 1729+491

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-04 06:14:24
Flux: 18.39 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-18 16:04:48
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/2019krc