Discovery certificate for object 2019caz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31081 [ 2019TNSTR.415....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-20 14:42:41
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 2019caz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aahjbhp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:12:59.626 (198.2484437) DEC = +26:28:24.13 (26.4733692)
Discovery date: 2019-03-17 06:54:12 (JD=2458559.7876389)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-17 06:54:12
Flux: 18.32 ABMag
Filter: r-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: