Discovery certificate for object 2019qqu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 47469 [ 2019TNSTR1895....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-23 07:48:27
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 2019qqu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abxsksy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:14:12.632 (348.55263295) DEC = -26:25:42.64 (-26.42851005)
Discovery date: 2019-09-07 09:02:31.000 (JD=2458733.8767477)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-07 09:02:31.000
Flux: 19.33 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-08-30 07:50:09
Limiting flux: 20.2208 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: