Discovery certificate for object 2019elt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34119 [ 2019TNSTR.707....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-04 13:38:02
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 2019elt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acyevhx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:20:26.488 (200.1103683) DEC = +05:11:13.65 (5.1871248)
Discovery date: 2019-04-27 05:33:46 (JD=2458600.731794)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-04-27 05:33:46
Flux: 20.08 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-04-23 06:33:54
Limiting flux: 20.0904 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: