Discovery certificate for object 2019eek
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 33829 [ 2019TNSTR.658....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-28 09:30:09
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 2019eek
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aarsuro
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:54:10.973 (133.5457188) DEC = +36:44:32.37 (36.742326)
Discovery date: 2019-04-25 05:26:37 (JD=2458598.7268171)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-25 05:26:37
Flux: 19.23 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-21 04:07:15
Limiting flux: 20.4005 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/2019eek