Discovery certificate for object 2019bav
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30114 [ 2019TNSTR.278....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-25 10:09:19
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi, J. van Santen (HU Berlin), A. Gal-Yam, O. Yaron, S. Schulze (Weizmann) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019bav
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18absqkcj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:25:31.393 (21.3808028) DEC = +32:08:10.71 (32.1363071)
Discovery date: 2019-02-20 03:42:45.000 (JD=2458534.6546875)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-20 03:42:45.000
Flux: 17.83 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-31 03:44:12
Limiting flux: 20.75 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


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