Discovery certificate for object 2019hqo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 37990 [ 2019TNSTR1025....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-17 03:01:28
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 2019hqo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aalvafa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:44:39.143 (161.1630975) DEC = +38:45:34.35 (38.7595415)
Discovery date: 2019-06-15 04:13:48.000 (JD=2458649.6762616)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN. See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-15 04:13:48.000
Flux: 19.27 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-06 05:22:12
Limiting flux: 20.2847 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: