Discovery certificate for object 2019piq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 45986 [ 2019TNSTR1717....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-03 20:03:42
Sender: Mr. Malhar Kendurkar
Source Group: GSNST

R.Chinchwadkar, M.Kendurkar and C. Raguenaud on behalf of GSNST report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019piq
Discoverer internal name: GSNST-19ak
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:18:34.600 (34.644167) DEC = -06:36:39.00 (-6.610833)
Discovery date: 2019-09-01 07:30:10 (JD=2458727.8126157)

Potential host galaxy: LEDA 1030835

Remarks: Confirmed via follow up observations. Close to the nucleus. Visible in 4 epochs.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-01 07:30:10
Flux: 16.33 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-01 00:00:00
Limiting flux: 19 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019piq