Discovery certificate for object 2019dbd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 32394 [ 2019TNSTR1258....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-09 09:07:34
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 2019dbd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aafmtlp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:18:06.563 (184.5273451) DEC = -05:33:08.57 (-5.5523808)
Discovery date: 2019-03-01 09:05:23.000 (JD=2458543.8787384)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-03-01 09:05:23.000
Flux: 19.02 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-19 12:34:07
Limiting flux: 19.7636 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: