Discovery certificate for object 2019ecu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 33756 [ 2019TNSTR.641....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-26 08:36:09
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 2019ecu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aarinuc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:49:21.103 (177.3379283) DEC = +12:58:53.49 (12.9815238)
Discovery date: 2019-04-23 04:34:48 (JD=2458596.6908449)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-23 04:34:48
Flux: 19.53 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-13 06:05:28
Limiting flux: 20.2124 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/2019ecu