Discovery certificate for object 2019seq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 48943 [ 2019TNSTR2035....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-08 08:38:26
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 2019seq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19acbzdvp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:13:38.496 (18.4103999) DEC = +40:51:09.46 (40.852629066667)
Discovery date: 2019-10-07 08:45:36.000 (JD=2458763.865)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-10-07 08:45:36.000
Flux: 19.54 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-10-04 08:50:34
Limiting flux: 20.6169 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: