Discovery certificate for object 2019fcy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34864 [ 2019TNSTR.771....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-13 18:56:07
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 2019fcy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaujxcd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:22:50.181 (230.7090869) DEC = +29:26:06.50 (29.4351391)
Discovery date: 2019-05-09 07:04:56.000 (JD=2458612.7951042)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-09 07:04:56.000
Flux: 19.85 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-05 08:07:11
Limiting flux: 20.2785 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: