Discovery certificate for object 2019bdi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30184 [ 2019TNSTR.285....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-26 09:04:08
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 2019bdi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakxogv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:11:18.915 (137.8288134) DEC = +46:23:07.95 (46.3855409)
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 06:27:25 (JD=2458538.7690509)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-24 06:27:25
Flux: 19.44 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-12 10:27:33
Limiting flux: 19.97 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2019bdi