Discovery certificate for object 2019nq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28551

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-09 22:03:52
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 2019nq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19ace
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:56:05.780 (59.024083) DEC = +53:36:01.44 (53.6004)
Discovery date: 2019-01-05 20:18:14 (JD=2458489.3459954)


Remarks: low amplitude short flare in candidate YSO

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-05 20:18:14
Flux: 17.49 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-02 16:03:21
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/2019nq