Discovery certificate for object 2019ikr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38891 [ 2019TNSTR1103....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-29 10:14:48
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: 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 2019ikr
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abcfuxe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:35:44.837 (233.9368204) DEC = +10:55:13.78 (10.9204942)
Discovery date: 2019-06-29 04:34:32 (JD=2458663.6906481)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-29 04:34:32
Flux: 19.35 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-26 05:35:13
Limiting flux: 20.7569 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2019ikr