Discovery certificate for object 2019ofq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44563 [ 2019TNSTR1594....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-23 07:53:00
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 2019ofq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aavmzlo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:44:38.178 (161.15907442) DEC = +56:22:10.77 (56.36965864)
Discovery date: 2019-07-03 05:18:42.000 (JD=2458667.721331)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-07-03 05:18:42.000
Flux: 19.14 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-07-03 04:52:06
Limiting flux: 20.2738 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: