Discovery certificate for object 2019gqu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 36524 [ 2019TNSTR.910....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-02 00:13:25
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019gqu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aauyvym
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:16:44.330 (259.1847073) DEC = -18:44:37.18 (-18.7436598)
Discovery date: 2019-05-14 09:28:48.000 (JD=2458617.895)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-05-14 09:28:48.000
Flux: 17.74 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-05-04 09:34:33
Limiting flux: 20.37 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/2019gqu