Discovery certificate for object 2019ger
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 36073 [ 2019TNSTR.891....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-31 08:48:37
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: SN 2019ger
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aarlukc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:31:28.475 (172.868646) DEC = +62:10:11.34 (62.1698172)
Discovery date: 2019-05-31 05:30:16.000 (JD=2458634.7293634)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN. See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-31 05:30:16.000
Flux: 18.67 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-13 03:57:40
Limiting flux: 19.9989 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: