Discovery certificate for object 2019ikq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38883 [ 2019TNSTR1102....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-29 05:34:49
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: 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 2019ikq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abumesx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:54:06.357 (343.5264868) DEC = +49:04:57.55 (49.0826531)
Discovery date: 2019-06-27 10:24:57 (JD=2458661.9339931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-27 10:24:57
Flux: 16.86 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-24 11:22:33
Limiting flux: 20.25 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/2019ikq