Discovery certificate for object 2019bnk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30548 [ 2019TNSTR.335....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-06 10:21:27
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 2019bnk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acwyjtk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:17:12.862 (169.303593) DEC = -13:12:43.75 (-13.2121539)
Discovery date: 2019-03-01 06:21:35.000 (JD=2458543.7649884)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-01 06:21:35.000
Flux: 19.44 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: