Discovery certificate for object 2019bfl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30254 [ 2019TNSTR.292....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-27 13:57:35
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 2019bfl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aczexlh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:38:44.778 (234.6865734) DEC = -03:22:47.81 (-3.379947)
Discovery date: 2019-02-27 11:01:20 (JD=2458541.9592593)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-02-27 11:01:20
Flux: 17.87 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-02-12 13:03:04
Limiting flux: 19.74 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/2019bfl