Discovery certificate for object 2019epd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34265 [ 2019TNSTR.712....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-05 19:37:35
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 2019epd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaucttf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:51:49.773 (327.9573865) DEC = -04:47:34.82 (-4.793005)
Discovery date: 2019-05-05 10:59:57.000 (JD=2458608.9582986)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-05 10:59:57.000
Flux: 19.41 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: