Discovery certificate for object 2019bs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27882 [ 2019TNSTR..19....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-03 14:11:02
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 2019bs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adbhgwf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:54:11.400 (133.5474985) DEC = +36:44:34.82 (36.7430066)
Discovery date: 2019-01-03 10:10:44.000 (JD=2458486.9241319)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-03 10:10:44.000
Flux: 19.46 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-29 10:48:25
Limiting flux: 20.15 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: