Discovery certificate for object 2019dak
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 32337 [ 2019TNSTR1258....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-09 08:55:49
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 2019dak
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aarpwag
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:25:26.557 (246.3606533) DEC = +57:27:27.84 (57.457732)
Discovery date: 2019-03-25 12:23:59.000 (JD=2458568.0166551)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-25 12:23:59.000
Flux: 19.07 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-12 12:19:21
Limiting flux: 19.9714 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: