Discovery certificate for object 2019aiq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29446 [ 2019TNSTR.179....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-01 10:01:46
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Reporting Group: GaiaAlerts     Discovery Data Source: 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 2019aiq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia19ajo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:15:12.690 (93.802875) DEC = -33:55:53.00 (-33.931389)
Discovery date: 2019-01-31 11:47:02.000 (JD=2458514.9909954)


Remarks: blue Gaia source (also radio and X-ray source) brightens by 0.6 mag

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-31 11:47:02.000
Flux: 18.45 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-26 14:06:43
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2019aiq