Discovery certificate for object 2019qqs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 47466 [ 2019TNSTR1895....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-23 04:48:22
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 2019qqs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abntwcu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:32:17.086 (248.07119045) DEC = +68:48:55.34 (68.81537315)
Discovery date: 2019-09-23 03:38:13.000 (JD=2458749.6515394)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-23 03:38:13.000
Flux: 19.42 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-22 04:18:59
Limiting flux: 20.0709 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: