Discovery certificate for object 2019aqs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 29769 [ 2019TNSTR.224....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-09 10:01:15
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2019aqs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abttnqj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:04:11.205 (121.0466871) DEC = +43:16:40.72 (43.277977)
Discovery date: 2019-02-08 05:21:27 (JD=2458522.7232407)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-08 05:21:27
Flux: 19.74 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-26 06:21:18
Limiting flux: 20.01 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019aqs