Discovery certificate for object 2019agf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29357 [ 2019TNSTR.157....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-28 13:40:04
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 2019agf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aakgzwi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:21:45.058 (245.4377397) DEC = +54:27:23.36 (54.4564877)
Discovery date: 2019-01-25 12:15:00.000 (JD=2458509.0104167)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-25 12:15:00.000
Flux: 18.38 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-09 13:13:43
Limiting flux: 20.7 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: