Discovery certificate for object 2019hqu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38004 [ 2019TNSTR1025....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-17 03:04:50
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 2019hqu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abmntwe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:32:16.394 (323.0683094) DEC = +27:34:22.71 (27.5729761)
Discovery date: 2019-05-31 10:26:44.000 (JD=2458634.9352431)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-31 10:26:44.000
Flux: 19.83 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-14 11:11:40
Limiting flux: 20.9626 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: