Discovery certificate for object 2019hxy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38400 [ 2019TNSTR1051....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-21 15:57:24
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 2019hxy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acafgbb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:42:16.885 (355.5703559) DEC = -05:02:05.57 (-5.0348794)
Discovery date: 2019-06-10 10:40:27.000 (JD=2458644.9447569)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-10 10:40:27.000
Flux: 19.52 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: