Discovery certificate for object 2019bym
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30966 [ 2019TNSTR.404....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-18 12:12:41
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 2019bym
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abmkdqm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:36:28.481 (264.1186725) DEC = +17:22:48.71 (17.3801961)
Discovery date: 2019-03-15 11:35:09 (JD=2458557.9827546)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-15 11:35:09
Flux: 19.45 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

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