Discovery certificate for object 2019gxk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 36996 [ 2019TNSTR.937....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-05 09:37:55
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 2019gxk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abhxhwv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:27:14.766 (276.8115232) DEC = +19:56:18.89 (19.9385795)
Discovery date: 2019-05-13 11:00:54.000 (JD=2458616.9589583)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-13 11:00:54.000
Flux: 20.28 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-13 09:37:03
Limiting flux: 20.7589 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: