Discovery certificate for object 2019aga
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29351 [ 2019TNSTR.157....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-28 11:53:46
Source Group: 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 2019aga
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaflsrw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:07:58.681 (166.9945025) DEC = +00:05:22.76 (0.0896556)
Discovery date: 2019-01-28 09:35:51 (JD=2458511.8998958)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN. Significant noise in Gaia DR2 - variable star cannot be excluded.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-28 09:35:51
Flux: 19.24 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-11 11:27:44
Limiting flux: 20.69 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: