Discovery certificate for object 2019ctp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31960 [ 2019TNSTR.502....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-04 07:43:49
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 2019ctp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acefqxq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:44:45.403 (131.1891782) DEC = +76:53:09.33 (76.8859253)
Discovery date: 2019-03-30 04:45:06.000 (JD=2458572.6979861)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-30 04:45:06.000
Flux: 18.81 ABMag
Filter: g-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: