Discovery certificate for object 2019jxu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 40232 [ 2019TNSTR1116....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-01 09:12:56
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2019jxu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abbythd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:55:17.185 (178.8216049) DEC = +04:21:10.92 (4.3530337)
Discovery date: 2019-06-28 04:13:27 (JD=2458662.6760069)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-06-28 04:13:27
Flux: 19.22 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-06-09 05:44:06
Limiting flux: 19.7145 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/2019jxu