Discovery certificate for object 2019qpf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 47418 [ 2019TNSTR1884....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-22 12:48:20
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 2019qpf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abuzjkd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:35:15.297 (293.81373833333) DEC = -11:07:11.52 (-11.119867555556)
Discovery date: 2019-08-25 06:18:08.000 (JD=2458720.7626042)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-25 06:18:08.000
Flux: 19.7 ABMag
Filter: g-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: