Discovery certificate for object 2019gxr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 37020 [ 2019TNSTR.937....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-05 10:24:21
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 2019gxr
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abvwrxu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:04:07.931 (331.0330455) DEC = -08:57:24.72 (-8.9568678)
Discovery date: 2019-06-02 10:06:29.000 (JD=2458636.921169)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-02 10:06:29.000
Flux: 19.02 ABMag
Filter: r-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: