Discovery certificate for object 2019eqa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34311 [ 2019TNSTR.712....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-05 20:01:27
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 2019eqa
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aarkzlc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:53:48.981 (253.4540886) DEC = +36:51:12.82 (36.8535615)
Discovery date: 2019-04-23 10:19:25.000 (JD=2458596.930162)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-23 10:19:25.000
Flux: 19.63 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-13 10:48:11
Limiting flux: 20.8242 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: