Discovery certificate for object 2019kri
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 41104 [ 2019TNSTR1162....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-07 12:19:52
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 2019kri
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19cvu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:32:20.320 (8.084667) DEC = +65:56:39.91 (65.944419)
Discovery date: 2019-07-04 19:01:55 (JD=2458669.2929977)


Remarks: slow and steady rise by 0.25 mag in a Galactic plane star - candidate microlensing event

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-04 19:01:55
Flux: 17.71 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-19 03:04:19
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/2019kri