Discovery certificate for object 2019nqu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44103 [ 2019TNSTR1521....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-17 11:49:02
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 2019nqu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abpvyac
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:57:08.085 (359.2836886) DEC = +44:46:39.05 (44.77751485)
Discovery date: 2019-08-17 09:34:00.000 (JD=2458712.8986227)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-17 09:34:00.000
Flux: 17.43 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-14 11:23:54
Limiting flux: 20.037 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: