Discovery certificate for object 2019xbe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 55011 [ 2019TNSTR2647....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-12-19 13:56:08
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 2019xbe
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19adaiibn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:55:13.598 (148.80665865) DEC = -21:23:02.81 (-21.3841146)
Discovery date: 2019-12-19 11:24:32.000 (JD=2458836.9753819)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-12-19 11:24:32.000
Flux: 18.46 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: