Discovery certificate for object 2019pya
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 46539 [ 2019TNSTR1805....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-11 08:08:56
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 2019pya
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aagbzwr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:01:31.344 (120.38059886667) DEC = +19:58:50.47 (19.980686233333)
Discovery date: 2019-09-07 12:13:13.000 (JD=2458734.0091782)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-07 12:13:13.000
Flux: 19.44 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: